Week 40 The Power of Faith in Jesus

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 40 Scripture Readings: Acts 3-4 Key Scripture Verse: Acts 3:6 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “Then Peter said, ‘Silver or gold I do not have, but what I do have I give you. In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, walk.’” Peter and John were walking together up… Continue reading Week 40 The Power of Faith in Jesus

Week 38 “Follow Me!”

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 38 Scripture Readings: John 19-21 Key Scripture Verses: John 21:17-19 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “The third time he said to him, ‘Simon son of John, do you love me?’ Peter was hurt because Jesus asked him the third time, ‘Do you love me?’ He said, ‘Lord, you know… Continue reading Week 38 “Follow Me!”

Nothing To Say

Key Texts: Acts 4:13-14 Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John and realized that they were uneducated and ordinary men, they were amazed and recognized them as companions of Jesus.  When they saw the man who had been cured standing beside them, they had nothing to say in opposition.   Imagine: the… Continue reading Nothing To Say

Why Do You Wonder At This?

Key Texts: Acts 3:12-19 When Peter saw it, he addressed the people, “You Israelites, why do you wonder at this, or why do you stare at us, as though by our own power or piety we had made him walk? The God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob, the God… Continue reading Why Do You Wonder At This?

What Do You Have To Give?

Key Texts: Acts 3:1-10 One day Peter and John were going up to the temple at the time of prayer—at three in the afternoon. Now a man who was lame from birth was being carried to the temple gate called Beautiful, where he was put every day to beg from those going into the temple… Continue reading What Do You Have To Give?

Week 44 Sunday

Earnest Prayer Today’s scripture selection: Acts 11-12 Key Verse: Acts 12:5 “So Peter was kept in prison, but the church was earnestly praying to God for him.” The Scripture is full of accounts in which miraculous things happen – and so often – there is one key element to it all – prayer. Not just… Continue reading Week 44 Sunday

Week 41 Sunday

Knowing Who Is Boss Today’s scripture selection: Acts 5-6 Key Verse: Acts 5:29 He was just an orderly – and not very high up on the “pecking order” in terms of staff organization. So when a Doctor, who was in a very foul mood, and who wanted to throw his weight around, wanted to find… Continue reading Week 41 Sunday

Week 40 Sunday

What We Have Today’s scripture selection: Acts 3-4 Key Verse: Acts 3:6 “Then Peter said, ‘Silver or Gold I do not have, but what I do have I give you.  In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, walk.’” What do you have that’s really worth something? Many of us, if asked that question, quickly… Continue reading Week 40 Sunday