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What Does it Cost?

What would cause a man like Stephen to risk it all for the sake of the Gospel? Continue reading

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For the Sake of the Name

As persecution came, the disciples prayed and became even bolder. When opposition came, they became even more determined to teach and preach the good news. Continue reading

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In Trouble

Peter and John were preaching with boldness and healing with God’s power.  This upset the religious establishment.  Continue reading

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Trouble

Standing strong in a world of compromise will often mean being out of step with others. They often will not understand. They may even persecute you. But know that whatever trouble you find yourself in, God will not forget you. Continue reading

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Replacing Fear with Boldness

Fear keeps many of us from accomplishing the great things God has for us. We feel intimidated by others–sometimes even pushed around and controlled. We back off from doing what we know we should do. Continue reading

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Replacing Fear with Boldness (Oct 22)

October 22 Replacing Fear with Boldness Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalms 119:1-8 | Jeremiah 39:1- 41:18 | 2 Timothy 1:1-18 | Proverbs 26:1-2 Today’s Scripture Focus: 2 Timothy 1:1-18 “Fan into flame the gift of God, which is in you through … Continue reading

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Reckless Abandon (June 30)

Paul’s reckless abandon to serve God in taking the gospel to the Gentiles is a challenge to us all. Continue reading

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What Does It Cost? (June 9)

Stephen was quite a man of God. He is described as a man “full of faith and the Holy Spirit,” “full of God’s grace and power” and one who spoke with “wisdom and the Spirit.” Continue reading

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For the Sake of the Name (June 7)

As persecution came, the disciples prayed and became even bolder. When opposition came, they became even more determined to teach and preach the good news. When suffering came, they rejoiced because they considered it an honor to be counted worthy to suffer for the Name of Christ. Continue reading

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In Trouble (June 6)

June 6 In Trouble Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 127:3-5 | 1 Kings 1:1-53 | Acts 4:1-37 | Proverbs 16:24 Today’s Scripture Focus:  Acts 4 “And now, O Lord, hear their threats, and give your servants great boldness in their preaching. … Continue reading

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