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Stumped

Stumped

Acts 4:15 “But when they had commanded them to leave the council, they conferred with one another,” These religious leaders are between a rock and a hard place, both literally (The Rock, Jesus Christ) and figuratively, because there does not seem like a good way out...

See and Say

See and Say

Acts 4:14 “But seeing the man who was healed standing beside them, they had nothing to say in opposition.” It is tough for the religious leaders to tell Peter and John that they are wrong and that there is no power in Jesus name, with the man who laid at the Beautiful...

With

With

Acts 4:13 “Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were uneducated, common men, they were astonished. And they recognized that they had been with Jesus.” God has chosen the foolish things of this world to shame the wise. The boldness...

Gospel

Gospel

Acts 4:12 “And there is salvation in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved.”” Amen! The fullness of the gospel is in this one verse. Peter moves from two negatives (no one else, no other name) to the positive,...

The Rock and The Stone

The Rock and The Stone

Acts 4:11 “This Jesus is the stone that was rejected by you, the builders, which has become the cornerstone.” ‭‭ Peter has answered their question about whose name, and whose power was used to heal this man, Peter being filled with the Spirit, led by the Spirit now...

The Tables have Turned

The Tables have Turned

Acts 4:10 “let it be known to all of you and to all the people of Israel that by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom you crucified, whom God raised from the dead—by him this man is standing before you well.” They asked the question, and Peter who is suppose to...