Monthly Archives: June 2017

the Good News: read all about it (part 2)

The Word for today: Acts 14:13-28 mark this: Acts 14:7 And there they preached the Good News. The “Gospel” and the “Good News” are synonymous terms. The first four books of the New Testament are called “Gospels” because they record the … Continue reading

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the Good News: read all about it (part 1)

The Word for today:Acts 14:1-12 mark this: Acts 14:7And there they preached the Good News. Angels announced good news:And the angel said to them, “Fear not, for behold, I bring you good news of a great joy that will be for … Continue reading

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thy kingdom come, thy will be done — in the micro as it is in the macro

The Word for today: Acts 13:44-52 Jesus spoke at length about the kingdom of heaven. And then he said a startling thing: the kingdom of heaven is within you. (Luke 17:21) It’s a biblical principal that what is true on … Continue reading

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“Mark” this: God put him back in the game

The Word for today: Acts 13:13-43 Mark went A.W.O.L. So Paul benched him. Mark had been taken along as an assistant by Barnabas and Paul on their first missionary journey. However, for unknown reasons, he left them to return to … Continue reading

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meant for each other

The Word for today: Acts 12:25-13:12 Paul becomes the central figure in Acts at Chapter 13, taking over from Peter, who had been the central character up to that point. These two great apostles could not have been more unalike. … Continue reading

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