The Sin of Greed

Greed has gone largely unaddressed in Western Christianity because it has such a powerful grip on our culture and it can sometimes be difficult to identify, but we have protected greed by veiling it in heavy cloaks of subjectivity so that no one can confront it without being condemned as “judgmental” and “divisive”. Indeed, this …

NOTES On The Acts of the Apostles: 2:14-47

The structure of this section contains the following features: Introduction: The Constitutive Events of the Christian Mission (Acts 1:1–2:41) Part I: The Christian Mission to the Jewish World (Acts 2:42–12:24) Panel 1—The Earliest Days of the Church at Jerusalem (Acts 2:42–6:7) Longenecker, R. N. (1981). The Acts of the Apostles. In F. E. Gaebelein (Ed.), …

The Acts of the Apostles: Notes

The Acts of the Apostles: Notes Notes by David Istre   WORKS CITED Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture: Acts (Martin, F., & Smith, E.) Authentic Christianity: Acts (Martyn Lloyd-Jones) College Press NIV Commentary: Acts (Gaertner, D.) Expositor’s Bible Commentary: Acts (Longenecker, R. N.) New Bible commentary (Gempf, C.) New American Commentary: Acts (Polhill, J. B.) …

The Holy Spirit Continues Everything Jesus Began to Do and to Teach: Acts 1:1- 2:13

An Exposition of the Acts of the Apostles Acts 1:1-2:13, The Holy Spirit Continues Everything Jesus Began to Do and to Teach       INTRODUCTION Luke 1:1–4 (CSB) — 1 Many have undertaken to compile a narrative about the events that have been fulfilled among us, 2 just as the original eyewitnesses and servants …