Acts of the Holy Spirit
When I was a child my family would take trips to Portugal almost every other year and our trips to Portugal were never complete without visiting the ever famous tourist trap Fatima. For those who don't know the story of Fatima well apparently Mary the mother of Jesus came down from heaven and appeared…
intro Paul speaks about the Gospel... 12 And I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who hath enabled me, for that he counted me faithful, putting me into the ministry; 13 Who was before a blasphemer, and a persecutor, and injurious: but I obtained mercy, because I did it ignorantly in unbelief. 14 And the grace…
Plan of Salvation 14 And this gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations; and then shall the end come. Day 2 Using the following verse, develop in your own words a five-point outline for sharing the essential facts of the Gospel with someone. Write two or…
With recent events causing violence throughout our country, what does it mean to live in unity with one another? How do we reconcile differences within our culture? What does God's idea of unity look like? Listen for how we can create a positive and truely 'inclusive' enviroment where everyone is valued and accepted for who God created them to be.
Rev. Bruce Goettsche • Union Church of La Harpe • Sermon • • 2 views
Today we begin a new study in the Book of James. Many scholars believe this was the first New Testament book to be written. James almost certainly was a half-brother of our Lord, a child of Joseph and Mary. (Matt. 13:55; Mark 6:3) As Jesus was growing up, the Bible tells us that his siblings did not…
In our previous reading, Stephn became the first Christian matyr. He was stoned to death for testifying about Jesus. 1 Now Saul was consenting to his death. At that time a great persecution arose against the church which was at Jerusalem; and they were all scattered throughout the regions of Judea and…