The First Step

Today’s reading: Acts 3:1-10 I’ve read the account of Peter and John healing the crippled man outside of the temple many times. But today, God drew my attention to a detail that I had never taken note of before. After Peter and John hear the lame man...

Early Church Example

Today’s reading: Acts 2:42-47 Immediately following Peter’s sermon on the Day of Pentecost, Luke gives us a glimpse of the first days of the early church. I love what’s portrayed–people who are generous, cheerful, grateful, friendly, caring and...

Passionate Proclamation

Today’s reading: Acts 2:14-41 As we move further into Acts 2, we continue to see the working of the Holy Spirit through Peter as he delivers a powerful and dynamic message which results in over 3,000 people receiving Christ as their Savior. I tried to visualize...

Empowered

Today’s reading: Acts 2:1-13 Reading through Acts 2 this morning immediately brought to mind Acts 1:8 and Jesus telling the disciples that they would be his witnesses to the ends of the earth. If I had been one of the disciples, I would have been wondering how...

Devoted to Prayer

Today’s reading: Acts 1:12-26 After Jesus ascends to heaven, His eleven remaining disciples return to Jerusalem where they join with the women who had also served Jesus and with Jesus’ brothers. When you think about the recent events this group of Christ...