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The Scripture Had to Be Fulfilled: Can We Still Believe the Bible?

It is sometimes asked why the early church grew so explosively. We know, for instance, that after Jesus ascended into […]

Text: Acts 1:15, 20
Sermon Series: The Adventure Begins (Acts 1)
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Dice in the Prayer Meeting: Making Tough Decisions with God’s Help

4 … 9 … 30 … 34 … 48 … 8. Do you know what those numbers mean? Frank and […]

Text: Acts 1:21-26
Sermon Series: The Adventure Begins (Acts 1)
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How God Uses Bad People to Do His Will: Another Look at God’s Providence

Two questions confront us as we consider the story of Judas: 1. Why did he do it? 2. Why did […]

Text: Acts 1:15-26
Sermon Series: The Adventure Begins (Acts 1)
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What Happened to Judas? The Man Who Kissed the Door of Heaven But Went to Hell

“Woe to that man who betrays the Son of Man! It would be better for him if he had not […]

Text: Acts 1:15-26
Sermon Series: The Adventure Begins (Acts 1)
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The Church on its Knees: Unleashing the Power of United Prayer

“Prayer is that slender nerve that moves the muscles of omnipotence.” Charles Spurgeon I don’t often begin a sermon with […]

Text: Acts 1:12-14
Sermon Series: The Adventure Begins (Acts 1)
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This Same Jesus: The Blessed Hope of the Church

“They were looking intently up into the sky as he was going, when suddenly two men dressed in white stood […]

Text: Acts 1:10-11
Sermon Series: The Adventure Begins (Acts 1)
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He Ascended Into Heaven: Why It Still Matters Today

“After he said this, he was taken up before their very eyes, and a cloud hid him from their sight.” […]

Text: Acts 1:9
Sermon Series: The Adventure Begins (Acts 1)
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From Oak Park to the Ends of the Earth: God’s Plan for Calvary Memorial Church

“But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, […]

Text: Acts 1:8
Sermon Series: The Adventure Begins (Acts 1)
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You Will Be My Witnesses: God’s Job Description for Every Christian

I first heard the question 27 years ago from my friend, Ben Wilkinson, a Presbyterian evangelist. He came to the […]

Text: Acts 1:8
Sermon Series: The Adventure Begins (Acts 1)
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Is It Time Yet? Don’t Forget the First Rule of the Spiritual Life

So when they met together, they asked him, “Lord, are you at this time going to restore the kingdom to […]

Text: Acts 1:6-7
Sermon Series: The Adventure Begins (Acts 1)