Posts from November 2015

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Speaking in Tongues

by Linda Sasso

  In today’s text we take a close look at the gift of speaking in tongues. On the day of Pentecost 120 of Christ’s disciples were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in tongues. Many today are confused about this spiritual gift. What is speaking in tongues?   Is it for today? Should […]

They Were All Filled With the Holy Spirit

by Linda Sasso

“THEN when the actual day of Pentecost came they were all assembled together. Suddenly there was a sound from heaven like the rushing of a violent wind, and it filled the whole house where they were seated. Before their eyes appeared tongues like flames, which separated off and settled upon each one of them. They […]

The Return of the Lord

by Linda Sasso

In today’s text we see two angels appearing to the disciples who had just witnessed Jesus ascend into heaven. The words of those angels should still ring in our ears today… “…Men of Galilee, why do you stand gazing up into heaven? This same Jesus, who was taken up from you into heaven, will so […]

Jesus’ Ministry Continues

by Linda Sasso

I am overjoyed about beginning our next journey together in our study of the book of Acts. As Luke began writing the book of acts he reminded his friend Theophilus of his first book (The Gospel of Luke) – “… In my first book I told you about everything Jesus began to do and teach until […]