Christians have been the subject of persecution throughout history, and there does not seem to be an end to it. However, there are times when the church comes under a season or time of tranquility and peace. Pastor John considers what these times mean for Gods people and how we are to respond when the church is prospering.
Pastor John examines the profound experience Saul has on the road to Damascus, and how God’s saving grace impacts every facet of ones life.
John gives us some background to understand this strange encounter in the desert between Philip and the Ethiopian.
Some think that Christianity is just another form of superstition. John explains how the early church showed itself to be very different from the superstitious magic of its time.
John explains how some prominent members of the early church were arrested for preaching and teaching about Jesus.
How seriously God viewed some problems in the early church.
Acts 4:32 – 5:11
John explains how Peter and John soon found themselves in trouble with the religious establishment.