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“Every day they continued to meet together in the temple courts. They broke bread in their homes and ate together with glad and sincere hearts, praising God and enjoying the favor of all the people. And the Lord added to their number daily those who were being saved.” Acts 2:46-47 I love that statement, “The Lord […]

“All the believers were together and had everything in common. They sold property and possessions to give to anyone who had need.” Acts 2:44-45 Look at how the early Christians lived their lives in devotion to one another. Acts 2:44 says that they, “Were together and had everything in common.” Do you see those two words, […]

“Every day they continued to meet together in the temple courts. They broke bread in their homes and ate together with glad and sincere hearts.” Acts 2:46 Let’s go back 2,000 years to when the Church first got started and disciples first started being made. The early Church was absolutely exploding in growth. In one day, […]

“One who has unreliable friends soon comes to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.” Proverbs 18:24  Toward the end of the 20th Century a change took place in our culture both collectively and individually. We left the individualistic, “It’s all about me,” mindset of the late 20th Century and entered […]

“How good and pleasant it is when God’s people live together in unity!” Psalm 133:1 A 2012 Pew Research Poll asked Americans who said that spirituality and religion was somewhat important in their lives, but either did not attend church, or at best attended sporadically, why they didn’t attend more often. The number one answer given […]