Teachings

Morning Light – Acts 9:  From Damascus to Joppa

Source: https://ift.tt/2OrZXvj Today: [Acts 9:] From Damascus to Joppa: In Acts 9 we witness the conversion of Saul and the resurrection of Tabitha in Joppa by Peter. Was Saul’s experience on the road to Damascus an extraterrestrial encounter? Was Tabitha really dead or just in an unconscious state? Does God still intervene in our lives today in the manner we see in our chapter today? Listen Daily at www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [Act 9:1-22 KJV] 1 And Saul, yet breathing out threatenings and slaughter against the disciples of the Lord, went unto the high priest, 2 And desired of him letters to Damascus … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – Acts 8:  Philip Does a Disappearing Act!

Source: https://ift.tt/2Ojen0C Today: [Acts 8:] Philip Does a Disappearing Act! In Acts 8 we find Saul of Tarsus committing himself to breathing out slaughter against the church and Philip, a lowly deacon being used to bring the gospel to an entire city. Philip is not an apostle. He is a member of the rank and file among the church, and yet he is used to do mighty things just as you indeed will be used as you yield to the Spirit of God as Philip did. Listen Daily at www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [Act 8:1-25 KJV] 1 And Saul was consenting unto his … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – Acts 7:  Stephen Dies before the Sanhedrin

Source: https://ift.tt/2mIOpXP Today: [Acts 7:] Stephen Dies before the Sanhedrin: After Stephen’s face shines like an angel, he goes on to preach a powerful message to the council of the Eternal Christ present in the Old Covenant, appearing to Abraham and following the Israelites through the wilderness. In spite of the unction upon him, the Jews are unconvinced and turn upon him with murderous intent as Stephen looks up at Jesus standing at the right hand of the Father. Listen Daily at www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [Act 7:1-30 KJV] 1 Then said the high priest, Are these things so? 2 And he said, … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – Acts 6:  Stephen’s Face Shines like an Angel

Source: https://ift.tt/2A9500N Today: [Acts 6:] Stephen’s Face Shines like an Angel: When accused and misrepresented how do you respond? Does your face shine like an angel, as Stephen’s did in Acts 6? Stephen was a man minding his own business when he was chosen to manage the finances of the early church. The grace of God that came on him at that moment resulted in tremendous persecution against him for his testimony. Listen Daily at www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [Act 6:1-15 KJV] 1 And in those days, when the number of the disciples was multiplied, there arose a murmuring of the Grecians against … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – Acts 5 Part 2:  Would You Take a Beating for Jesus?

Source: https://ift.tt/2mDGKtR Today: [Acts 5:26-42 Part 2] Would You Take a Beating for Jesus? In Part 2 of Acts five, we find the apostles threatened and beaten by the council of the Sadducees. Regardless of the threatenings, they continue preaching and teaching without hesitation. Would you embrace these radicals as your spiritual leaders? Would you be willing to allow convicted criminals into your home to teach your children? What level of persecution would you endure for the faith once delivered to the saints? Listen Daily at www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [Acts 5:26-42 KJV] Then went the captain with the officers, and brought them … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – Acts 5:  Ananias, Sapphira, and Outpoured Glory

Source: https://ift.tt/2A37vlb Acts Chapter 5(Part 1) Today: [Acts 5] Ananias, Sapphira, and Outpoured Glory: The story of Ananias and Sapphira is one of the most misunderstood narratives in the bible. In Acts 5 we see that this unfortunate episode preceded a great move of God that shifted the atmosphere in the city and radically altered the destiny of 10’s of 1000’s of people. If we do with our faith what they did with their faith, we will see the same results. Listen Daily at www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [Act 5:1-25 KJV] 1 But a certain man named Ananias, with Sapphira his wife, sold … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – Acts 4 Part 2:  Persecution and Prosperity

Source: https://ift.tt/2mtS3oi Today: [Acts 4 Part 2:] Persecution and Prosperity: After stiff persecution from the Sadducees for the healing of the man at the gate Beautiful, Peter and John report back to the early church leaders. Prayers go up in one accord, and a fresh Pentecost pours out upon them, this time upon more than 8000 converts. The people come together in support of one another and the apostles as tremendous growth and blessing are poured out upon the early church community. Listen Daily at www.morninglightbiblestudy.com   [Acts 4:22-37 KJV] 22 For the man was above forty years old, on … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – Acts 4 Part 1: Clash of Cultures

Source: https://ift.tt/2LlKka9 Today: [Acts 4:1-21:] Clash of Cultures: After the day of Pentecost and the miracle healing of the man at the gate Beautiful, trouble crops up for Peter and John. You would think that all would be rejoicing at the miracle in the Temple but those who should have applauded Peter and John have them thrown into jail and threatened with bodily harm. Is this what you would expect if a healing such as this took place in your church? Would the police be summoned? What would be your response? We can learn from Peter and John and their … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – Acts 03:  The Man at the Gate Beautiful

Source: https://ift.tt/2mos4Pk Acts Chapter 03 Today: [Acts 03:] The Man at the Gate Beautiful. In Acts 3 we find Peter and John (the original odd couple) producing a miracle upon a man who was crippled his entire life. Why didn’t Jesus heal this man in times past? Doubtless, Jesus had seen this person many times as he went in and out of the temple. What was the response of the crowd to what happened? How did Peter and John respond? In all of this, we find many lessons that will help us close the gap between the New Testament demonstration … (click link or title to continue)