“FELIX LEFT PAUL” [Acts 24:25-27]

“As Paul expounded on righteousness, self-control, and the coming judgment, Felix became frightened and said, ‘You may go for now. When I find the time, I will call for you.’ At the same time he was hoping that Paul would offer him a bribe. So he sent for Paul frequently and talked with him. After … Continue reading “FELIX LEFT PAUL” [Acts 24:25-27]

“HAVE COURAGE” (Acts 23:11)

"Then Paul, knowing that some of them were Sadducees and others Pharisees, called out in the Sanhedrin, “Brothers, I am a Pharisee, the son of a Pharisee… The following night the Lord stood by Paul and said, 'Take courage! As you have testified about Me in Jerusalem, so also you must testify in Rome.” vs6, … Continue reading “HAVE COURAGE” (Acts 23:11)

“THEY ACCOMPANIED HIM” [Acts 20:28-38]

“When Paul had said this, he knelt down with all of them & prayed. They all wept openly as they embraced Paul & kissed him. They were especially grieved by his statement that they would never see his face again. Then they accompanied him to the ship.” vs36-38 If we want to be loved, then … Continue reading “THEY ACCOMPANIED HIM” [Acts 20:28-38]

“GREATLY COMFORTED” [Acts 20:7-11]

“They brought the boy home alive and were greatly comforted.” vs11 We are comforted when others believe the gospel and hold onto it with perseverance. Paul is preaching all night, and someone got weary. He had every reason to be awake, but he could not control his flesh, so he fell, three stories down and … Continue reading “GREATLY COMFORTED” [Acts 20:7-11]

“HE DISMISSED THE ASSEMBLY” [Acts 19:21-41]

“So if Demetrius and his fellow craftsmen have a complaint against anyone, the courts are open and proconsuls are available. Let them bring charges against one another there. But if you are seeking anything beyond this, it must be settled in a legal assembly. For we are in jeopardy of being charged with rioting for … Continue reading “HE DISMISSED THE ASSEMBLY” [Acts 19:21-41]