The Church Advances

The Church advances when it preaches the Gospel and teaches what Jesus said and did to the lost outside the building. Of course this is called the Great Commission. Jesus says in: Matthew 28:18-20: 18 And Jesus came up and spoke to them, saying, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to Me. 19 Go, therefore, … More The Church Advances

Us with God

In creation God demonstrated His plan for us was to know Him and that our human life is where we would learn about God and His ways. The creation account in Genesis 1 – 2 shows this goal: man is set in the midst of and over all creation; God gives him work to do … More Us with God

Acts 21

The ever moving Apostle Paul then traveled to Cos, Rhodes, Patara, Phoencia, Syria and ultimately landed at Tyre. He stayed with the disciples 7 days with the disciples. The disciples told Paul not to go to Jerusalem but he said farewell and departed. Then he was on to Ptolemais, and then Caesarea where he stayed … More Acts 21

Acts 20

Verses 1-6 Paul leaves Ephesus traveling through Macedonia, Philippi, Thesollonica, Berea, encouraging the brothers and ended up in Greece for 3 months. But due to the Jews plotting to kill him Paul decided to return to Syria (Troas) where he remained for 7 days. He traveled again through Macedonia. Pauls traveling companions: Sopater son of … More Acts 20

Acts 19

The Apostle Paul is in Ephesus. The chapter has three sections: Verses: 1 – 7 Baptism of Holy Spirit Paul explains the baptism of the Holy Spirit to disciples of John the Baptist. John’s baptism was for repentance towards the One who was coming after him: Jesus. John had told the people, “One is coming … More Acts 19

Acts 18

The Apostle Paul has departed from Athens and traveled to Corinth. Here’s a map to show you the location of Corinth and it’s distance from Athens. Corinth Location. Personally I’ve been to Corinth. Corinth maintains many locations mentioned in the Scriptures. The location of the Synagogue, the Mountain where the Temple was located, the market, … More Acts 18

Acts 17

Acts 17 the Apostle Paul enters Thessalonica, enters the Jewish synagogue and as was his custom he began to teach. His intention was to teach them that “…Christ must needs have suffered, and risen again from the dead; and that this Jesus, whom I preach unto you, is Christ” (17:2). Some Jews believed, many devout … More Acts 17