Sermon 07.28.13 - The Miracle People - Acts 2:38-39 - Brian Knight
42 They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching
and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to
prayer. 43 Everyone was filled with awe at the many
wonders and signs performed by the apostles. 44 All
the believers were together and had everything in
common. 45 They sold property and possessions to
give to anyone who had need. 46 Every day they
continued to meet together in the temple courts. They
broke bread in their homes and ate together with glad
and sincere hearts, 47 praising God and enjoying the
favor of all the people. And the Lord added to their
number daily those who were being saved.
15 I have set you an example that you
should do as I have done for you.
1 Peter 2:21
21 To this you were called, because Christ
suffered for you, leaving you an example,
that you should follow in his steps.
1 Corinthians 11:1
1 Follow my example, as I follow the
example of Christ.
Very early in the morning, while it was
still dark, Jesus got up, left the house
and went off to a solitary place, where
9 “This, then, is how you should pray: “‘Our
Father in heaven, hallowed be your name,
10 your kingdom come, your will be done,
on earth as it is in heaven. 11 Give us
today our daily bread. 12 And forgive us
our debts, as we also have forgiven our
debtors. 13 And lead us not into
temptation, but deliver us from the evil
9 As Jesus went on from there, he saw a man
named Matthew sitting at the tax collector’s
booth. “Follow me,” he told him, and Matthew
got up and followed him.
10 While Jesus was having dinner at Matthew’s
house, many tax collectors and sinners came
and ate with him and his disciples. 11 When the
Pharisees saw this, they asked his disciples,
“Why does your teacher eat with tax collectors
38 Peter replied, “Repent and be baptized,
every one of you, in the name of Jesus
Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. And
you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
39 The promise is for you and your children
and for all who are far off—for all whom
the Lord our God will call.”