Monthly Archives: May 2014

Who else, if not you?

The Word for today: Acts 7:1-43 Over the next couple of days, we will be hearing about Stephen. Stephen is a great Bible hero of mine. He played a crucial role in the spread of Christianity. His brave and eloquent … Continue reading

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The “Establishment” and Jesus

(by Professor Dave) The Word for today: Acts 6 *** Stand in the Rain always aims to please its vast readership! You wanted the Big Picture of scripture, with a dose o’ poetry and just a hint o’ insanity — … Continue reading

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may my half be half, and my whole be whole

The Word for today: Acts 5:17-42 mark this: (Acts 5:1-11) But a man named Ananias, with his wife Sapphira, sold a piece of property, and with his wife’s knowledge he kept back for himself some of the proceeds and brought … Continue reading

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you could tell they’d been with Jesus

The Word for today: Acts 4:32-5:16 mark this: Acts 4:13 Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were uneducated, common men, they were astonished. And they recognized that they had been with Jesus. … Continue reading

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men who had seen a miracle

The Word for today: Acts 4:1-31 mark this: Acts 4:1-2, 8-12 And as they were speaking to the people, the priests and the captain of the temple and the Sadducees came upon them, greatly annoyed because they were teaching the … Continue reading

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