|Statement||by Lester Bauman|
|LC Classifications||BS2626 .B38 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||212 p. :|
|Number of Pages||212|
|LC Control Number||2009279572|
May 25, · "After Acts: Exploring the Lives and Legends of the Apostles by Bryan Liftin is a very enjoyable work. Though scholarly it is written in a tremendously accessible way so that the student as well as the casual reader can both get something from this/5(69). The Book of Acts can be misunderstood. Various false concepts can be traced back to misinterpretations of this book. Exploring the Book of Acts promotes a Biblical and proper concept of God's purpose for the church. Table of Contents. Part 1: Introducing the Book of Acts; Part 2: The Birth of the Church; Part 3: Persecution Leads to Expansion. A major figure in the book of Acts and the New Testament is the apostle Paul. But he did not start off as a hero to the Church of God, but rather a villain. Acts 9 tells the story of the dramatic conversion of the man formerly known as Saul, the persecutor. Jul 12, · Exploring the Book of Acts By Lester Bauman July 12, August 3, Onward Christian soldiers, marching as to war. This is the story of the Church, and how it went from people in Jerusalem on the Day of Pentecost, to tens of thousands a generation or two later. Free lance writer and editor. Author of a dozen books, husband of one.
Go To The Book of Acts Index. The Acts of the Apostles is a unique and therefore crucial book of the New Testament. It alone presents an extensive picture of early church life and history. The title as we know it comes from the second century and only partially discloses the theme of the document. The book focuses primarily on the acts of two apostles, Peter and Paul. The book begins with the Ascension of Jesus and goes on through Paul’s jail time in Rome, which opens his ministry to the church at Rome. In this book we see the first mention of the dispensation of the Holy Spirit and Jesus’ command to take His gospel to all the world. Here is a summary and overview of the Book of Acts. At Home in Jerusalem. The book of Acts is an important book for understanding the actions of the apostles, mostly Paul and Peter, after Jesus's ascension into Heaven. It is an important book in understanding how we can be directed by the Holy Spirit and the role of Jesus' lessons in our lives. This is the story of Christianity's beginnings and how evangelism played a role in the spread of faith around the world. Studies in the Book of Acts. Robert L. (Bob)Deffinbaugh graduated from Dallas Theological Seminary with his Th.M. in Bob is a pastor/teacher and elder at Community Bible Chapel in Richardson, Texas, and has contributed many of his Bible study series for use by the Foundation. Bob was born and raised in a Christian home i.
Sep 16, · Exploring the Truth Exploring the Truth of God's Grace. Outline of the Book of Acts Outline of the Book of Acts. By Matt Sherro | September 16, | Comments 0 Comment. I. Christ’s final time with the Apostles () II. Pentecost: The Church Begins () III. In Acts, Luke also stressed that Jesus’ rule (hence, his kingdom) was coming in the life of the church — and in the preaching of the gospel. When Jesus preached those messages described in the Gospel of Luke, he was proclaiming the gospel of the kingdom of God. The . EXPLORING THE BOOK OF ACTS. DISCIPLE TRAINING COURSE. HARVESTERS LONDON. February - March Summary of the Acts. Introduction: Acts is the second book written by Luke after the third book of the Gospel. The very reason of writing this book was to show that nothing could keep the Word of God and resurrection of Jesus Christ from spreading everywhere. I remember . The Acts of the Apostles (Koinē Greek: Πράξεις Ἀποστόλων, Práxeis Apostólōn; Latin: Actūs Apostolōrum), often referred to simply as Acts, or formally the Book of Acts, is the fifth book of the New Testament; it tells of the founding of the Christian church and the spread of its message to the Roman Empire.. Acts and the Gospel of Luke make up a two-part work, Luke–Acts.