First Church: Seven Chosen to Serve

First Church: Seven Chosen to Serve

Acts 6:1-7 1Now during those days, when the disciples were increasing in number, the Hellenists complained against the Hebrews because their widows were being neglected in the daily distribution of food. 2And the twelve called together the whole community of the...
First Church – Walking and Leaping and Praising God

First Church – Walking and Leaping and Praising God

Acts 3:1-10 1One day Peter and John were going up to the temple at the hour of prayer, at three o’clock in the afternoon. 2And a man lame from birth was being carried in. People would lay him daily at the gate of the temple called the Beautiful Gate so that he could...
First Church – What Should We Do?

First Church – What Should We Do?

Acts 2:37-47 37Now when they heard this, they were cut to the heart and said to Peter and to the other apostles, “Brothers, what should we do?” 38Peter said to them, “Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ so that your sins may be...
First Church – Let Another Take His Position

First Church – Let Another Take His Position

Acts 1:12-26 12Then they returned to Jerusalem from the mount called Olivet, which is near Jerusalem, a sabbath day’s journey away. 13When they had entered the city, they went to the room upstairs where they were staying, Peter, and John, and James, and Andrew, Philip...
First Church – Is This the Time?

First Church – Is This the Time?

Acts 1:1-11 1In the first book, Theophilus, I wrote about all that Jesus did and taught from the beginning 2until the day when he was taken up to heaven, after giving instructions through the Holy Spirit to the apostles whom he had chosen. 3After his suffering he...