Category Archives: Acts

June 10 – Trip to the Holy Land – Old Jaffa

DAY 29 – OLD JAFFA Theme – Evangelism Read Acts 10:9-35 No question about it… The port of Old Jaffa (Biblical “Joppa”) is a gorgeous place today. It’s beautifully lit at night and picturesque even in the daytime. I’m not … Continue reading

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June 9 – Trip to the Holy Land – The Southern Steps

DAY 28 – THE SOUTHERN STEPS Theme: The Holy Spirit Read Acts 2:1-41 I love walking in authentic places in Israel. So much of the history of the land lies hidden beneath church buildings and shrines built through the ages. … Continue reading

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June 8 – Trip to the Holy Land – Mount of Ascension

DAY 27 – MT OF ASCENSION Theme: Anticipation Read Acts 1:1-11 (click here for original photo) A while ago, I met my wife, Roxanne, at an airport following almost a month of traveling separately. Between our family needs and ministry … Continue reading

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May 13 – Trip to the Holy Land – Caesarea by the Sea

DAY 1 – CAESAREA BY THE SEA Theme: The Gospel Read Acts 26:1-32 Our trips to Israel often begin with a surprise visit to the sprawling, majestic seaport of Caesarea by the Sea, located on the beautiful coast of the … Continue reading

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November 7 – 35 Prayers in the Bible – Peter & John

Read Acts 4:13-31 If you do something nice for someone, the last thing you might expect is to land in prison. But that is exactly what Peter and John had experienced. They healed a man who had never taken a … Continue reading

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October 28 – 35 Prayers in the Bible – Stephen

Read Acts 7:51-60 The whole scene of this passage really comes to life with all of the visuals written right into the story.  The church was growing rapidly.  The disciples needed to appoint deacons so they could continue traveling and … Continue reading

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November 19: Hope for the Ethiopian Eunuch

Read Acts 8:26-40 I was ten years old and unsure about God’s feelings for me. I’d accepted His gift of forgiveness as a five-year-old, but I’d sinned a lot since then. I’d done shameful, hurtful things, and I felt guilty. Then … Continue reading

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