The Ancient Future. What kind of church will bring about the Reformation of Germany?. 1. Presence of Christ. Gene Edwards “The twelve apostles talked about Jesus Christ ! Night and day. That’s all you got out of them: Jesus Christ. They originated the whole topic of Jesus
“The twelve apostles talked about Jesus
Christ! Night and day. That’s all you got
out of them: Jesus Christ. They
originated the whole topic of Jesus
Christ, hence the gospels. They couldn’t
have thought of anything else to talk
about if they had tried.”
As a result, people brought the sick into
the streets and laid them on beds and mats
so that at least Peter's shadow might fall
on some of them as he passed by. 16
Crowds gathered also from the towns
around Jerusalem, bringing their sick and
those tormented by evil spirits, and ALL OF
THEM WERE HEALED.
Acts 2:42, 6:2-4
They DEVOTED themselves to the APOSTLES‘
TEACHING… and to PRAYER… 6:2 So the Twelve
gathered all the disciples together and said, "It
would NOT BE RIGHT for us to NEGLECT the
MINISTRY OF THE WORD OF GOD in order to
wait on tables. 3 Brothers, choose seven men from
among you who are known to be full of the Spirit
and wisdom. We will turn this responsibility over to
them 4 and WILL GIVE OUR ATTENTION TO PRAYER
AND THE MINISTRY OF THE WORD."
…enjoying the FAVOUR of ALL THE PEOPLE.
And the Lord ADDED TO THEIR NUMBER
DAILY those who were being SAVED.
So from Jerusalem all the way round to
Illyricum, I have fully proclaimed the gospel
of Christ. 20 It has always been my AMBITION
to preach the gospel WHERE CHRIST WAS
NOT KNOWN, so that I would not be building
on someone else's foundation.
Galatians 5:1, 4
It is for FREEDOM that Christ has set
Us FREE. Stand firm, then, and do not
Let yourselves be burdened again by a
YOKE OF SLAVERY…4 You who are
Trying to be justified by law have been
ALIENATED FROM CHRIST; you have
FALLEN AWAY FROM GRACE.
GREAT FEAR seized the whole church
and all who heard about these events.
Revelation 5:10 (NKJ)
And have made us KINGS and PRIESTS to
our God; and we shall reign on the
They called the apostles in and had
them flogged. Then they ordered them
not to speak in the name of Jesus, and
let them go. 41 The apostles left the
Sanhedrin, REJOICING because they had
been COUNTED WORTHY of SUFFERING
DISGRACE for the Name.
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