Week 52 If it’s God’s Plan, Nothing Can Stop It!

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 52 Scripture Readings: Acts 27-28 Key Scripture Verses: Acts 28:3-6 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “Paul gathered a pile of brushwood and, as he put it on the fire, a viper, driven out by the heat, fastened itself on his hand. When the islanders saw the snake hanging from… Continue reading Week 52 If it’s God’s Plan, Nothing Can Stop It!

Week 51 Planting Seeds of Faith

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 51 Scripture Readings: Acts 25-26 Key Scripture Verses: Acts 26:28-29 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “Then Agrippa said to Paul, ‘Do you think that in such a short time you can persuade me to be a Christian?’ Paul replied, ‘Short time or long—I pray to God that not only… Continue reading Week 51 Planting Seeds of Faith

Week 50 Paul and Christ Working Together To Spread the Gospel

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 50 Scripture Readings: Acts 23-24 Key Scripture Verse: Acts 23:9-11 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “There was a great uproar, and some of the teachers of the law who were Pharisees stood up and argued vigorously, ‘We find nothing wrong with this man,’ they said. ‘What if a spirit… Continue reading Week 50 Paul and Christ Working Together To Spread the Gospel

Week 49 Called to Witness for Christ

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)  Week 49 Scripture Readings: Acts 21-22 Key Scripture Verses: Acts 22:12-14 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “‘A man named Ananias came to see me. He was a devout observer of the law and highly respected by all the Jews living there. He stood beside me and said, ‘Brother Saul, receive… Continue reading Week 49 Called to Witness for Christ

Week 48 Know the Scriptures – Be Not Deceived

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)  Week 48 Scripture Readings: Acts 19-20 Key Scripture Verses: Acts 19:13-16 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “Some Jews who went around driving out evil spirits tried to invoke the name of the Lord Jesus over those who were demon-possessed. They would say, ‘In the name of the Jesus whom Paul… Continue reading Week 48 Know the Scriptures – Be Not Deceived

Week 47 Speak the Truth – Speak it to All Who Will Listen

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 47 Scripture Readings: Acts 17-18 Key Scripture Verses: Acts 18:9-10 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “One night the Lord spoke to Paul in a vision: ‘Do not be afraid; keep on speaking, do not be silent. For I am with you, and no one is going to attack and… Continue reading Week 47 Speak the Truth – Speak it to All Who Will Listen

Week 46 God’s Intentions For the Gentiles- Checking the Facts

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 46 Scripture Readings: Acts 15-17 Key Scripture Verses: Acts 15:12-19 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “The whole assembly became silent as they listened to Barnabas and Paul telling about the signs and wonders God had done among the Gentiles through them. When they finished, James spoke up. ‘Brothers,’ he… Continue reading Week 46 God’s Intentions For the Gentiles- Checking the Facts

Week 45 The Encourager

 By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 45 Scripture Readings: Acts 13-14 Key Scripture Verses: Acts 13: 2-3 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, ‘Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.’ So after they had fasted… Continue reading Week 45 The Encourager

Week 44 Death By Pride – and Worms!

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)  Week 44 Scripture Readings: Acts 11-12 Key Scripture Verses: Acts 12:1-23 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “Immediately, because Herod did not give praise to God, an angel of the Lord struck him down, and he was eaten by worms and died.”  The Old Testament and the New Testament are both… Continue reading Week 44 Death By Pride – and Worms!

Week 43 When God Seeks Us To Sanctify Us

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 43 Scripture Readings: Acts 9-10 Key Scripture Verse: Acts 10:15 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “The voice spoke to him a second time, ‘Do not call anything impure that God has made clean.’” These two chapters of Acts are filled with drama—drama created by God to change lives. He… Continue reading Week 43 When God Seeks Us To Sanctify Us