Given By Rev. Madison Shockley September 1, 2019 Sometimes, life is difficult and we lose hope. We narrow our focus to ourselves. We just want to survive. The early church went through some very hard times. The Roman Empire was brutal. Christians were persecuted. Why would the most powerful empire be so afraid of the ...
The passage from Acts talks of the preachings of the disciples as a result of Jesus' resurrection. The conviction of the disciples that Jesus was still with them after his resurrection formed the basis for the early church.