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Day of Pentecost

Jesus appeared to many, in crowds large and small, for 40 days after his resurrection. Ascension Day is 40 days after Easter and Jesus commanded his followers one final time to wait in Jerusalem for the promise. Pentecost is celebrated … Continue reading

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Time of Response

Peter preached on the Day of Pentecost and the audience was “cut to the heart.” What happens next is recorded in Acts 2:37-47. Peter tells the crowd what they must do, essentially sharing the plan of salvation for the first … Continue reading

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Peter’s Sermon

Peter’s sermon on the day of Pentecost is recorded in Acts 2:14-36. It is the first “Christian message” in that it’s the first time the death, burial and resurrection were proclaimed. Peter explains that God’s Spirit is being poured out … Continue reading

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The New Thing in Sermons

May 15, 2016     |     text: Acts 2:1-38 Our society is all about the latest thing. Retailers, whether fast food, entertainment or fashion, try to predict what the next trend is going to be. I would advise … Continue reading

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The Holy Spirit Bears Witness to the Gospel

Part two in the What is the Gospel? series May 24     |     Sermon text: Acts 2 Our celebration of Easter corresponds with the Jewish festival of Passover. It’s no mere coincidence if we think about the … Continue reading

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