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Acts 28

Posted by Roxane Mann on June 22, 2013 at 10:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Introduction; If we remember we left off with the ship being broke apart and the men swimming for sore. The storm had taken it’s tole on the ship, but they found a small place to run upon the land and when they had a chance they all made a break for it.

Acts 28:1-31 (KJV)
1 And when they were escaped, then they knew that the island was called Melita.
2 And the barbarous people shewed us no little kindness: for they kindled a fire, and received us every one, because of...

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Acts 27

Posted by Roxane Mann on June 22, 2013 at 10:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Introduction; IF you remember they were at the point of no hope, they had been in darkness for awhile for the storm clouds had kept the stars and the sun from shining, for which they could even guide themselves. They had to jettason the cargo over to lighten the ship, thinking this would help them.
 Acts 27:21-44 (KJV)
21 But after long abstinence Paul stood forth in the midst of them, and said, Sirs, ye should have hearkened unto me, and not have loosed from Crete, and to have ...

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Acts 27:1-20

Posted by Roxane Mann on June 22, 2013 at 10:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Introduction;
WEll we are narrowing it down now close to the end of the book of Acts a few more Sundays and we should be starting the book of Romans. We left off with Arippa almost making a commitment to the Lord and then stopping the whole thing before it would go any further. I sure they talked and came up with something good enough they felt wise enough to say to king Ceaser. Cause if you remember the whole reason that Festus Wanted king Agrippa to hear the case was so that He might he...

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Acts 26

Posted by Roxane Mann on June 22, 2013 at 9:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Introduction; Last time we left off with Festus the New governor being greeted with respect of his new position by King Agrippa and his sister Bernice, and while they were there Festus wanted king Agrippa to help him come up with things to write in a letter to the Emperor Agustus, for he was afraid to send him without any label of wrongs done.
Acts 26:1-32 (KJV)
1 Then Agrippa said unto Paul, Thou art permitted to speak for thyself. Then Paul stretched forth the hand, and answered fo...

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Acts 25

Posted by Roxane Mann on July 31, 2012 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Introduction;

If you remember we left off with Felix being replaced by a new governor by the name of Festus. Felix wanting Paul to pay him off to be released was kept in waiting for Paul would not do so. Felix could have released Paul before he left office, knowing full well he had done nothing to be charged with death, but he being a bad ruler wanting to please the Jews and the people left Paul in custody.

 

Acts 25:1-27 (NASB)
1 Festus then, having arriv...

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Acts 24:17-27

Posted by Roxane Mann on July 31, 2012 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Introduction;

Paul has gotten himself into a mess hasn’t he? On a quest to get to Rome he has wound up being accused of things he didn’t do, beaten and thrown into jail. We left off with Paul lasted telling the council of the hope he had in Christ and of the resurrection of both the righteous and the wicked. He had told them that he always did his best to maintain a blameless conscience, both before God and before men.

We will all stand in judgement one day, the ...

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Acts 23:24- - Acts 24:1-17

Posted by Roxane Mann on July 31, 2012 at 11:15 AM Comments comments (0)

Introduction  Sunday 7-15-12

Last Sunday we left off with the commander Claduis Lysias finding out that there was a plot to capture Paul and kill him, so he decideds to get Paul out of the area. So he calls for two Hundred warriors to lead him to safty and he writes a letter explaining what was going on to Felix the governor.

Acts 23:25-35 (NASB)
25 And he wrote a letter having this form:
26 “Claudius Lysias, to the most excellent governor Felix, greetin...

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