Bible Characters – Priscilla and Aquila

Priscilla and Aquila were a wife and husband combo who had very close ties with the apostle Paul. In fact Paul lived with them for a year and a half (in Corinth), shared a trade with Aquila (Tent Making), and mentions them a number of times in Acts, Romans and Corinthians. Priscilla and Aquila were […]

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Early Morning Instruction

The retelling of the story of an early morning breakfast by the sea always thrills me (John 21). After a roller-coaster of a couple of weeks, the disciples gather at the seashore and decide to revert back to a spot of what most of them were naturally trained for – fishing. It proves fruitless, a […]

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Is There Hope for Peace in our World?

In the aftermath of violence and looting on the streets of Manchester in 2011, the Bishop of Manchester was interviewed on BBC news. He called for those responsible for the wanton destruction to be brought to justice – a sentiment we would all share. Toward the end of his interview he was pressed as to the causes of the […]

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Reasons to be Excited About the Book of Acts

Every book in the Bible has something to teach us and Acts is no exception. It is a particularly exciting book to study for a number of reasons: 1) It is not very well known Although the book is one of the longer books in the New Testament, it is perhaps not as well read […]

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