Where’s my Fire & Earthquake? (Acts 2:1-13)


Acts 2:1-13 Everyone likes a good shoe. Even modern worship leaders seem to be striving to create an emotional show with lighting, fog machines, and even lasers. However, the real power of Christian faith isn’t in an emotional show. Many people seek a similar experience that happened to the people in the book of Acts.Continue reading “Where’s my Fire & Earthquake? (Acts 2:1-13)”

In Waiting or Hurting Times (Acts 1:12-26)


Acts 1:12-26   Where do you go when life is falling apart? Where are the answers? What about when you’re mourning a loss? Nothing surprises God. After the Ascension of Jesus into heaven the disciples gathered together for prayer. Peter points out that the actions of Judas were expected. He even quotes Scripture Showing this.Continue reading “In Waiting or Hurting Times (Acts 1:12-26)”

7a) Live a Worthy Life, One that Promotes Unity & Peace.(4:1-6)


What is Worthiness?  How can our lives be lived with worth?  How can Living such a life effect Unity within the Church?   All Believers are Called in Christ to a Live a New Life (v. 1-2) What does it mean to live a worthy life?  What makes something worthy? Merriam-Webster defines Worthy as HavingContinue reading “7a) Live a Worthy Life, One that Promotes Unity & Peace.(4:1-6)”

All Believers Have Power in Prayer (James 5:13-20)


James 5:13-20   Many people call the pastor to pray for every concern on their hearts, and we are to call on the elders when it’s serious.  However, I have heard a pastor say that he was in a church where the bowling team called him and asked why he hadn’t come to pray forContinue reading “All Believers Have Power in Prayer (James 5:13-20)”