Women of the Bible ~ Sarah (Miracle Mom)

From the moment we meet Sarai (lit. “princess”), she is already married to her adoring half-brother Abram. Sarai is beautiful inside and out, and she loves her husband! Together they leave everything and (almost) everyone they know to set out on an adventure with the LORD. Sarai, the original “pioneer woman,” moved with her man […]

Acts 8:4-8 ~ Philip the Evangelist in Samaria

This week we observed how the stepped-up persecution of Christians in Jerusalem served as a catalyst for the spread of the good news throughout Judea and into Samaria thus fulfilling part of Jesus’ prophecy in Acts 1:8. We focused in on the first non-Judean “missionary journey” post-Resurrection: Philip’s ministry in Samaria. We concluded that this was […]