Unity in Acts of the Apostles (Part 1: Philip and the Ethiopian Eunuch)

Unity in Acts of the Apostles (Part 1: Philip and the Ethiopian Eunuch)

Introduction The fifth book of the New Testament, Acts of the Apostles, describes the formation and growth of the Christian church immediately following the ascension of the Messiah. Primarily narrative in form, Acts is a bridge between the four biographies of Jesus and the twenty-two letters addressing the members of the established Christian chur

Led by the Hand: When Healing Isn’t Instant

Led by the Hand: When Healing Isn’t Instant

Have you ever begged for something? Have you ever begged God for something—for yourself or a loved one? When I read the above Bible story recently, the word “begged” stood out to me. Trying to think of what it means to beg, I scrambled through my life memories for instances of “begging.” I recalled pleading with my mom to let me go to the playgroun