Category Archives: commitment

from murder to mission

from murder to mission Acts 9:1-18 (JDV) Acts 9:1 Now Saul was still breathing threats and murder against the disciples of the Lord. He went to the high priest Acts 9:2 and requested letters from him to the synagogues in … Continue reading

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off the fence

off the fence Acts 8:1-3 (JDV) Acts 8:1 Saul agreed with taking him out. On that day a severe persecution broke out against the congregation in Jerusalem, and all except the missionaries were scattered throughout the land of Judea and … Continue reading

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death of a good couple

death of a good couple Acts 5:1-11 (JDV) Acts 5:1 But a man named Ananias, with his wife Sapphira, sold a piece of property. Acts 5:2 However, he put aside for himself part of the proceeds with his wife’s knowledge, … Continue reading

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how to handle opposition

how to handle opposition Acts 4:1-22 (JDV) Acts 4:1 While they were speaking to the people, the priests, the captain of the temple police, and the Sadducees confronted them, Acts 4:2 because they were annoyed that they were teaching the … Continue reading

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every day

every day Acts 2:42-47 (JDV) Acts 2:42 They stayed busily engaged in the missionaries’ teaching, to the fellowship, to the breaking of bread, and to prayer. Acts 2:43 Every throat was filled with fear, and many marvels and signs were … Continue reading

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rock contest

rock contest Deuteronomy 32:28-31 (JDV) Deuteronomy 32:28 Israel is a nation which has lost its sense with no understanding at all. Deuteronomy 32:29 If only they were wise, they would comprehend this; they would understand their fate. Deuteronomy 32:30 How … Continue reading

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staying faithful to him

staying faithful to him Deuteronomy 30:19-20 (JDV) Deuteronomy 30:19 I call sky and land as witnesses against you today that I have set before you life and death, empowerment and affliction. Choose life so that you and your descendants may … Continue reading

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his mission

his mission Deuteronomy 30:15-18 (JDV) Deuteronomy 30:15 See, today I have set before you life and prosperity, death and adversity. Deuteronomy 30:16 You see, I am commanding you today to care about Yahveh your God, to walk in his ways, … Continue reading

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full repentance

full repentance Deuteronomy 30:1-3 (JDV) Deuteronomy 30:1 “When all these things happen to you — the empowerments and afflictions I have set before you — and you come to your senses while you are in all the nations where Yahveh … Continue reading

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entering one covenant

entering one covenant Deuteronomy 29:10-13 (JDV) Deuteronomy 29:10 “All of you are standing today before Yahveh your God – your leaders, tribes, elders, officials, all the men of Israel, Deuteronomy 29:11 your dependents, your wives, and the guests in your … Continue reading

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