Acts - To the ends of the earth

The book of Acts records the gospel advancing from Jerusalem to the ends of the earth. It reminds us of constant opposition to the message but the triumphant power of God to save Jews and Gentiles. After pausing the series in 2012, we recommence at Chapter 11 in 2020.

The Gospel brings opposition in Ephesus (Acts19:21-41)

We are reminded that Christians should expect opposition to the gospel if they are to live faithfully. In particular, we see that those that attack the gospel often employ a threefold strategy – they shout loudest & proudest, they intimidate believers and then de platform the truth. Thankfully, our Lord & Saviour has already crushed his enemy, so believers can stand for…

Miracles and Mission (Acts19:11-20)

Some people are very skeptical of miracles whilst others embrace all “miracles” without any discernment. In this message, we see that God does perform extraordinary miracles by the hands of his Apostles, but false miracle workers arise to try and exploit the gullible. These cheap imitations are embarrassing but true miracles encourage repentance and faith,…