A Good Witness May Create A Stir (Acts 4:1-22)


Acts 4:1-22 People are always watching. Some are watching to see what will happen. Some are excited by what they see. Unfortunately some are watching to fight the good God is trying to do. It was about 1992 when my wife, Becky, and I attended a John Maxwell conference in Anderson, Indiana. I will neverContinue reading “A Good Witness May Create A Stir (Acts 4:1-22)”

Showing Christ to the World (Acts 3) Part 2


Acts 3   Peter and John do not just help a man back on his feet in Acts chapter 3.  In fact they go far beyond merely helping him to walk.  Their witness to the man obviously creates a new follower in Christ, as Chapter 4 indicates.  It further attracts others to know more aboutContinue reading “Showing Christ to the World (Acts 3) Part 2”

Beginning Restoration (Acts 2:42-47)


Acts 2:42-47 I find it interesting that humanity has sought some semblance of utopia throughout history. Yet no society has ever came close to living it out. Sin always seems to get in and destroy the hope of the better hopes for life. I wanted to Pause to remind us that Jesus came to restoreContinue reading “Beginning Restoration (Acts 2:42-47)”