Stop Standing Around and Looking Up! Pentecost Sunday

After Jesus said these things, as they were watching, he was lifted up and a cloud took him out of their sight. While he was going away and as they were staring toward heaven, suddenly two men in white robes stood next to them. They said, “Galileans, why are you standing here, looking toward heaven?" Acts 1:9-11 Pentecost. …

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Notes and photos from a good weekend

- hosting Resi and Keith Thomas The believers devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching, to the community, to their shared meals, and to their prayers. A sense of awe came over everyone. God performed many wonders and signs through the apostles. All the believers were united and shared everything. Acts 2:42-44 I would love to make this a …

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caught in the act (great stories need to be told!)

"Every day, they met together in the temple and ate in their homes. They shared food with gladness and simplicity. They praised God and demonstrated God’s goodness to everyone. The Lord added daily to the community those who were being saved." - Acts 2:46-47 PAPARAZZI! Yesterday, shortly after our near freeze-out at church, this photograph …

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Power to Become Children of God! (Ninja-discipleship!)

But God raised Jesus up, having freed him from death, because it was impossible for him to be held in its power. Acts 2:24 I've been ruminating a lot this weekend about the idea of "Living faith out loud." It's one of my catch-phrases. When I use it I'm talking about putting faith into practice, …

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