Faith and Inspiration — Witness

Not Ashamed

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For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek. - Romans 1:16 NASB The apostle Paul was previously known as Saul, the persecutor of Christians. He was raised and trained as a Pharisee, a strict religious sect within Judaism. Saul was involved in the stoning death of Stephen, a follower of Jesus Christ. Saul went on to seek more Christians to persecute and kill for their faith in the gospel of Jesus Christ. To put it succinctly, Saul was...

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How to Have Power to be a Witness

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"But you shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be witnesses to Me in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth." - Acts 1:8 NKJV These are the last spoken words of Jesus prior to His ascension to heaven. He had endured the pain and agony of the crucifixion. He had experienced and conquered death. Now, Jesus was ascending to His rightful place in heaven. Prior to ascending, however, He charged His disciples with this final commandment. That's right, I said commandment. Jesus said, "you shall...

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