Baptism

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  • Baptism

    TODAY’S SCRIPTURE As they traveled along the road, they came to some water and the eunuch said, “Look, here is water. What can stand in the way of my being baptized?” And he gave orders to stop the chariot. Then both Philip and the eunuch went down into the water and Philip baptized him. Acts […]

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  • Jesus in Isaiah

    TODAY’S SCRIPTURE He was oppressed and afflicted, yet he did not open his mouth; he was led like a lamb to the slaughter, and as a sheep before its shearers is silent, so he did not open his mouth. Isaiah 53:7 Read: Isaiah 53 Listen: Isaiah 53 TODAY’S MESSAGE After his resurrection, Jesus explains to […]

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  • Jesus in Isaiah

    TODAY’S SCRIPTURE He was oppressed and afflicted, yet he did not open his mouth; he was led like a lamb to the slaughter, and as a sheep before its shearers is silent, so he did not open his mouth. Isaiah 53:7 Read: Isaiah 53 Listen: Isaiah 53 TODAY’S MESSAGE After his resurrection, Jesus explains to […]

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  • Outsiders Welcome

    TODAY’S SCRIPTURE The other guests began to say among themselves, “Who is this who even forgives sins?” Jesus said to the woman, “Your faith has saved you; go in peace.” Luke 7:49-50 Read: Luke 7:36-50 Listen: Luke 7 TODAY’S MESSAGE The Ethiopian eunuch’s faith in Jesus is a huge step forward for the gospel. The […]

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  • Philip’s Obedience

    TODAY’S SCRIPTURE The eunuch asked Philip, “Tell me, please, who is the prophet talking about, himself or someone else?” Then Philip began with that very passage of Scripture and told him the good news about Jesus. Acts 8:34-35 Read: Acts 8:26-38 Listen: Acts 8 TODAY’S MESSAGE After Jesus’s resurrection, he commands the disciples to take […]

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  • Exclusion and Embrace

    TODAY’S SCRIPTURE So he started out, and on his way he met an Ethiopian eunuch, an important official in charge of all the treasury of the Kandake (which means “queen of the Ethiopians”). This man had gone to Jerusalem to worship, and on his way home was sitting in his chariot reading the Book of […]

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  • Our Hearts Burning

    TODAY’S SCRIPTURE When he was at the table with them, he took bread, gave thanks, broke it and began to give it to them. Then their eyes were opened and they recognized him, and he disappeared from their sight. Luke 24:30-31 Read: Luke 24:28-32 Listen: Luke 24 TODAY’S MESSAGE At the end of the journey, […]

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  • He Explained to Them

    TODAY’S SCRIPTURE He said to them, “How foolish you are, and how slow to believe all that the prophets have spoken! Did not the Messiah have to suffer these things and then enter his glory?” And beginning with Moses and all the Prophets, he explained to them what was said in all the Scriptures concerning […]

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  • We Had Hoped

    TODAY’S SCRIPTURE “The chief priests and our rulers handed him over to be sentenced to death, and they crucified him; but we had hoped he was the one who was going to redeem Israel. And what is more, it is the third day since all this took place.” Luke 24:20-21 Read: Luke 24:17-24 Listen: Luke […]

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  • The Road to Emmaus

    TODAY’S SCRIPTURE Now that same day two of them were going to a village called Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem. They were talking with each other about everything that had happened. Luke 24:13-14 Read: Luke 24:13-35 Listen: Luke 24 TODAY’S MESSAGE Massive crowds gather to welcome Jesus of Nazareth into Jerusalem at the beginning […]

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