Hypocrisy Seeks to Destroy Missions

Acts 4:36-5:13 New American Standard Bible (NASB) 36 Now Joseph, a Levite of Cyprian birth, who was also called Barnabas by the apostles (which translated means Son of [a]Encouragement), 37 and who owned a tract of land, sold it and brought the money and laid it at the apostles’ feet. Fate of Ananias and Sapphira 5 But a […]

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Our Mission is the Great Commission

Acts 4:29-31 New American Standard Bible (NASB) 29 And [a]now, Lord, take note of their threats, and grant that Your bond-servants may speak Your word with all confidence, 30 while You extend Your hand to heal, and [b]signs and wonders take place through the name of Your holy [c]servant Jesus.” 31 And when they had prayed, the place […]

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Acts 4:23-31 New American Standard Bible (NASB) 23 When they had been released, they went to their own companions and reported all that the chief priests and the elders had said to them. 24 And when they heard this, they lifted their voices to God with one accord and said, “O [a]Lord, it is You who made […]

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Acts 4:23-31 New American Standard Bible (NASB) 23 When they had been released, they went to their own companions and reported all that the chief priests and the elders had said to them. 24 And when they heard this, they lifted their voices to God with one accord and said, “O [a]Lord, it is You who made […]

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Wake Up

Revelation 3:1-6 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) Chapter 3 To Sardis.[a] 1 “To the angel of the church in Sardis,[b] write this: “‘The one who has the seven spirits of God and the seven stars says this: “I know your works, that you have the reputation of being alive, but you are dead. 2 Be watchful […]

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Who’s on the Throne?

Acts 4:15-18 New American Standard Bible (NASB) 15 But when they had ordered them to leave the [a]Council, they began to confer with one another, 16 saying, “What shall we do with these men? For the fact that a noteworthy [b]miracle has taken place through them is apparent to all who live in Jerusalem, and we cannot […]

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Spending Time With Jesus

Acts 4:13-17 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Threat and Release 13 Now as they observed the confidence of Peter and John and understood that they were uneducated and untrained men, they were amazed, and began to recognize them [a]as having been with Jesus. 14 And seeing the man who had been healed standing with them, they had […]

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Why Would Anyone Trust Jesus

Acts 4:1-12 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Peter and John Arrested 4 As they were speaking to the people, the priests and the captain of the temple guard and the Sadducees came up to them, 2 being greatly disturbed because they were teaching the people and proclaiming [a]in Jesus the resurrection from the dead. 3 And they laid […]

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