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Sermons on Acts

Reverse Birthday

Today’s celebration of Pentecost is in many ways a celebration of the birthday of the church.   We look back to one day over 2000 years ago and say, not inaccurately, that the church was born.  Jesus’ promised Holy Spirit comes to dwell in the Apostles, which begins the formation of the church throughout the centuries. …

People of the Way

“Meanwhile Saul, still breathing threats and murder against the disciples of the Lord, went to the high priest and asked him for letters to the synagogues at Damascus, so that if he found any who belonged to the Way, men or women, he might bring them bound to Jerusalem.” Acts 9:1-3 What is the proper name…

Speaking Different Languages

All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other languages, as the Spirit gave them ability. Acts 2:4 Today we celebrate Pentecost, the birth of the church, that miraculous day when God’s blessings poured down upon the apostles and the church tasted God’s goodness.  But before we get too…