Tag Archives: Apostle Paul

Church: Who’s On First? Christ or Religious Control?

A question for the 21st Century church:  Who’s on first?  Christ or Religious Control? I want Jesus, alive, present, and moving powerfully in and through ordinary people . . . Not a ceremony, or a program, or a tightly controlled … Continue reading

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An interview with Paul of Tarsus

(An interview with Paul of Tarsus based on 1 Corinthians chapter 14.) Me: “So, Paul, who can prophesy?” Paul: “You can all prophesy.” Me: “What happens if everybody prophesies?” Paul: “If an unbeliever or an inquirer comes in while everyone … Continue reading

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Holy Spirit Quenchers — How We Stop God From Working

One of the most ignored commands in the New Testament consists of 4 simple words:  “Quench not the Spirit.”  When we read the New Testament book of Acts, we see the amazing power and vitality of the unquenched Holy Spirit — … Continue reading

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Did The Apostles’ Decision Demolish The Church In Jerusalem?

After Pentecost the church in Jerusalem quickly grew into a mega church with at least 5,000 men (Acts 4:4) plus thousands of women and children.  The Apostles were daily distributing food to widows, but some people began to complain because they … Continue reading

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