Acts 4:23-24, 29–31 The Church PraysJust prior to our selected passage for today from the Book of Acts, Peter and John are brought before the council of religious law. They are ordered to stop spreading their salvation propaganda about Jesus any further. Peter and John reply to the demands of the legal council, “Do you think God wants us to obey you rather than him? We cannot stop telling about everything we have seen and heard.” The council threatens them, again, but cannot stop them, because since discovering the empty tomb people are experiencing the love of God, praising him
The Word of God is beneficial to knowing God’s will for our lives.
According to the Apostle Paul, “All Scripture is inspired by God and is useful to teach us what is true and to make us realize what is wrong in our lives. It corrects us when we are wrong and teaches us to do what is right. “(2 Timothy 3:16 NLT)
So, let’s spend time in the Word everyday.
Psalm 133:1 How truly wonderful and delightful it is to see brothers and sisters living together in sweet unity! In our passage today, it is clear King David understood the power of unity in the spiritual family while remaining One with God. In fact, David became the king of a united monarchy
Psalm 118: 19-2419 Open to me the [temple] gates of righteousness;I shall enter through them, I shall give thanks to the Lord.20 This is the gate of the Lord;The righteous will enter through it.21 I will give thanks to You, for You have heard and answered me;And You have become my salvation [my
Psalm 118:14-1714 The Lord is my strength, and He is the reason I sing; He has been there to save me in every situation.15 In the tents of the righteous soldiers of God, there are shouts of joy and victory. They sing: “The right hand of the Eternal has shown His power.16 The mighty arm of
Psalm 118:1Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good! His faithful love endures forever. Do you need to feel more secure? Then fill your words with extravagant praise and watch how God manifests his goodness in your life. In our passage today, the psalmist reminds us that even in the
Psalm 51:10-1110 Create in me a clean heart, O God. Renew a loyal spirit within me.11 Do not banish me from your presence, and don’t take your Holy Spirit [Spirit of holiness] from me. In our passage today, David prays and invites the Lord to renew a right spirit within him, as well as
Hebrews 2:1-4 tot A Warning Not to Drift from Truth2 This is why it is so crucial that we be all the more engaged and attentive to the truths that we have heard so that we do not drift off course. 2 For if the message of the law spoken and confirmed