Thursday, August 21, 2014
The Greatest Book V
v.38 Peter replied
“Repent and be baptized…
and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
v.39 The promise is for you and your children…
v.40 With many other words he warned them…
“Save yourselves from this corrupt generation.”
v.41 Those who accepted his message were baptized,
and about three thousand were added…that day.
v.42 They devoted themselves…
to teaching, fellowship, bread, prayer.
The Greatest Book -
SECTIONS AND TITLES
Gospels History Letters Prophesy
(99%) (God & People) (to Christians) (Speak/Future)
Matthew- teaching Acts- of Apostles
Threads of the Bible– Old Testament & New Testament
The great importance of the Holy Spirit
Genesis 1:2 and the Spirit of God was hovering…
Exodus 31:3 I have filled him with my Spirit: skill in crafts
Ezekiel 37:1 he brought me out by the Spirit
John 14:16 I will ask the Father… give you the Spirit
Acts 2:38 Repent, be baptized in Jesus name…receive Spirit
*without the Spirit you will not understand God!!!
God and People –
Acts 1:8 You will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you,
and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, Judea, Samaria, and
the ends of the earth.
The Book of Acts – A Book of Power
1- changed lives
3- the battle
4- good from bad
* a problem in our hands
is an opportunity in God’s hands!!!