A Prayer That Changed The World

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Acts 13 (ESV) Barnabas and Saul Sent Off 13 Now there were in the church at Antioch prophets and teachers, Barnabas, Simeon who was called Niger,[a] Lucius of Cyrene, Manaen a lifelong friend of Herod the tetrarch, and Saul. 2 While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, “Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work …

What Happens When A Lost Man Prays?

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Acts 10 (ESV) Peter and Cornelius 10 At Caesarea there was a man named Cornelius, a centurion of what was known as the Italian Cohort, 2 a devout man who feared God with all his household, gave alms generously to the people, and prayed continually to God.3 About the ninth hour of the day[a] he saw clearly in a vision an angel of …

Praying Like Jesus

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Tune in as we explore chapter 6 and 7 of the book of Acts and the story of Stephen, who prayed just as Jesus did, in his final moments. Acts 6-7 English Standard Version (ESV) Seven Chosen to Serve 6 Now in these days when the disciples were increasing in number, a complaint by the Hellenists[a] arose against the Hebrews because …

A Different Kind of Prayer

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Listen in as we continue in the book of Acts and pray for God to do something great. Acts 4 (ESV) Peter and John Before the Council 4 And as they were speaking to the people, the priests and the captain of the temple and the Sadducees came upon them, 2 greatly annoyed because they were teaching the people and proclaiming in …

The Prayer That Started it All

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Listen in as we encounter the prayers of Paul in the days of the early church. Acts 1-2 (ESV) The Promise of the Holy Spirit 1 In the first book, O Theophilus, I have dealt with all that Jesus began to do and teach, 2 until the day when he was taken up, after he had given commands through the Holy Spirit …

The Certainty of the Gospel

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Pastor Eric concludes this study in the book of Acts by showing how the gospel goes forth unhindered. Acts 23:11-28:31 11 The following night the Lord stood by him and said, “Take courage, for as you have testified to the facts about me in Jerusalem, so you must testify also in Rome.” 12 When it was day, the Jews made a plot …

Trust Your God…Know Your Story

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Pastor Eric encourages the church to ground its trust in God regardless of the circumstances of life by knowing that the hero of our story is Christ. Acts 21:17-23:11 17 When we had come to Jerusalem, the brothers received us gladly.18 On the following day Paul went in with us to James, and all the elders were present. 19 After greeting them, he …