Jesus Predicts His Death

Today we begin our time in Lenten devotionals. First, we would like to share thoughts on Jesus Predicting His Death. What I found amazing is that he not only brought it to light once but three times. I find that I tend to read one of the Gospels but do not go to the others [...]

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When All Seems Lost

Psalm 88:1-9 3 I am overwhelmed with troubles and my life draws near to death. 4 I am counted among those who go down to the pit; I am like one without strength. 5 I am set apart with the dead, like the slain who lie in the grave, whom you remember no more, who [...]

Let Your Light Shine

Acts 2: 22-35  32 God has raised this Jesus to life, and we are all witnesses of it.33 Exalted to the right hand of God, he has received from the Father the promised Holy Spirit and has poured out what you now see and hear. Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, we have perused the 2nd Chapter of Acts where the power of the [...]

That Great and Glorious Day! Daily Prompt: Archaic

Acts 2:20-21 New International Version (NIV) 20 The sun will be turned to darkness     and the moon to blood<sup class="crossreference" data-cr="#cen-NIV-26970A" data-link="(A)">(A)     before the coming of the great and glorious day of the Lord. 21 And everyone who calls     on the name of the Lord<sup class="crossreference" data-cr="#cen-NIV-26971B" data-link="(B)">(B) will be saved. This week's scripture text speaks to [...]

A Prophecy Fulfilled

Thin Acts 2:18-19 18 Even on my servants, both men and women,     I will pour out my Spirit in those days,     and they will prophesy. 19 I will show wonders in the heavens above     and signs on the earth below,     blood and fire and billows of smoke. Our scripture text today takes us back to Acts Chapter [...]

The Last Days: Are We In Them?

​​​ Acts 2:14-21 17 “‘In the last days, God says, I will pour out my Spirit on all people. Your sons and daughters will prophesy, your young men will see visions, your old men will dream dreams. 18 Even on my servants, both men, and women, I will pour out my Spirit in those days, [...]

A Holy Fire

​via Daily Prompt: Abrupt Acts 2:2-13 Vs. 12-13 12 Amazed and perplexed, they asked one another, “What does this mean?” 13 Some, however, made fun of them and said, “They have had too much wine.” Typically, when I quote Scripture, I don't start mid-verse​. That's a great way to take it out of context. However, [...]

Acts 1:1-11

Welcome, we are now going to be using the book of Acts for our next set of devotionals. This book is the transition from the life of Christ to the new church. Matt 16:18 Jesus promised "l will build my church." In Acts we are shown how that process began. Acts follows the outline Jesus [...]