Devotion 8-26-15

Acts of the Apostles 22:22 – 30 22Up to this point they listened to him, but then they shouted, “Away with such a fellow from the earth! For he should not be allowed to live.” 23And while they were shouting, throwing off their cloaks, and tossing dust into the air, 24the tribune directed that he … [Read more…]

Devotion 8-25-15

Acts of the Apostles 22:1 – 21 ”Brothers and fathers, listen to the defense that I now make before you.” 2When they heard him addressing them in Hebrew, they became even more quiet. Then he said: 3”I am a Jew, born in Tarsus in Cilicia, but brought up in this city at the feet of … [Read more…]

Devotion 8-24-15

Acts 21:27-40 27When the seven days were almost completed, the Jews from Asia, who had seen him in the temple, stirred up the whole crowd. They seized him, 28shouting, “Fellow Israelites, help! This is the man who is teaching everyone everywhere against our people, our law, and this place; more than that, he has actually … [Read more…]

Devotion 8-22-15

Acts of the Apostles 21.15-26 15 After these days we got ready and started to go up to Jerusalem. 16Some of the disciples from Caesarea also came along and brought us to the house of Mnason of Cyprus, an early disciple, with whom we were to stay. 17 When we arrived in Jerusalem, the brothers … [Read more…]

Devotion 8-20-15

Acts 21:1-14 When we had parted from them and set sail, we came by a straight course to Cos, and the next day to Rhodes, and from there to Patara.* 2When we found a ship bound for Phoenicia, we went on board and set sail. 3We came in sight of Cyprus; and leaving it on … [Read more…]

Devotion 8-19-15

Acts of the Apostles 20:13 – 38 13We went ahead to the ship and set sail for Assos, intending to take Paul on board there; for he had made this arrangement, intending to go by land himself. 14When he met us in Assos, we took him on board and went to Mitylene. 15We sailed from … [Read more…]

Devotion 8-18-15

Acts of the Apostles 20:1 – 12 After the uproar had ceased, Paul sent for the disciples; and after encouraging them and saying farewell, he left for Macedonia. 2When he had gone through those regions and had given the believers much encouragement, he came to Greece, 3where he stayed for three months. He was about … [Read more…]

Devotion 8-17-15

Acts of the Apostles 19.21-41 21Now after these things had been accomplished, Paul resolved in the Spirit to go through Macedonia and Achaia, and then to go on to Jerusalem. He said, “After I have gone there, I must also see Rome.” 22So he sent two of his helpers, Timothy and Erastus, to Macedonia, while … [Read more…]

Devotion 8-15-15

Good Morning! Acts 19:11-20 11 God did extraordinary miracles through Paul, 12so that when the handkerchiefs or aprons that had touched his skin were brought to the sick, their diseases left them, and the evil spirits came out of them. 13Then some itinerant Jewish exorcists tried to use the name of the Lord Jesus over … [Read more…]

devotion 8-13-15

G-mail is having trouble with my daily mail – trying again Good Morning! Acts 19:1-10 While Apollos was in Corinth, Paul passed through the interior regions and came to Ephesus, where he found some disciples. 2He said to them, “Did you receive the Holy Spirit when you became believers?” They replied, “No, we have not … [Read more…]