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Wind and Fire-Then and Now

This is the emessage that was sent to God's people at St. Timothy Lutheran Church. The scripture text is Acts 2:1-21. I used only part of the passage.
I know I am not alone in thinking this way, but have you ever been awestruck by the manifestation of the works of God in the book of Acts? Miracles were happening all over the place. It's no wonder the church grew exponentially!

There are well meaning Christians of other denominations who would tell us that the age of miracles was completed when the canon of scripture was put together, but is really?

Neal D. Presa takes on this scripture text from Acts in the blog, The Hardest Question, http://thq.wearesparkhouse.org/yearb/pentecostnt-2/. Here are but a few things he mentioned.

1. This is Pentecost in God's world. The Holy Spirit is on the move. Everything is shaken. We should not be surprised that the "tectonic plates of our fixed expectations and calcified thoughts need to be shaken up and stirred."

2. Everythin…

Jesus Tags His Disciples

This is the message I shared on 5/17 with God's people at St. Timothy, Bemus Point and St. Mark, Mayville. The gospel text is Luke 24:44-53.