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Sermons on Acts

Why do you wait?

This message focuses on the attention given to baptism for new believers in the NT, connecting it with the eternal benefit of forgiven sin concluding with a measure urgency to obey God. 16 And now why do you wait? Rise and be baptized and wash away your sins, calling on his name.’ Acts 22:16 English…

New Testament Baptism

This message begins by looking at the challenging message that Peter preached on the Day of Pentecost, showing how its message is as relevant today as then. The vital need of all humanity is repentance, faith and obedience, that all may see that they are saved. 41 So those who received his word were baptized,…

The Blessing of Giving

The message begins by looking at the words and works of Jesus, followed by a consideration of the same in the life of Paul. Both of them gave their lives totally for the sake of others. As Christians, we are to do the same. 35 In all things I have shown you that by working…

God’s Unhindered Work

Looking at Acts 19, this message begins by showing the unhindered progress of the Gospel, but points out how corruptions of Gospel preaching can be disastrous, concluding with the confidence that the Gospel continues to make radical changes in the lives of many. The Sons of Sceva 11 And God was doing extraordinary miracles by…

The Gentile Pentecost

Peter takes the Gospel to the Gentiles. The church now begins to spread throughout the whole world. Acts 10 English Standard Version (ESV) Peter and Cornelius 10 At Caesarea there was a man named Cornelius, a centurion of what was known as the Italian Cohort, 2 a devout man who feared God with all his…

Colin Berg Sermon AM

Acts 8 English Standard Version (ESV) Saul Ravages the Church 8 And Saul approved of his execution. And there arose on that day a great persecution against the church in Jerusalem, and they were all scattered throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria, except the apostles. 2 Devout men buried Stephen and made great lamentation…

The Spirit of Power

This message shows that the Day of Pentecost of a meeting of the Word of God and the Spirit of God. That Word was received by the people in the power of the Spirit leading to the conversion of about 3,000 people who aligned themselves with the Church, manifesting the work of the Spirit. 41…

As you saw Him go

This Message shows that the work of Christ on earth concluded in His ascension. He had completed His work, but He commissioned and equipped His disciples to continue the work, with the glorious certainty that when the Work is complete He will return for His people and they will live forever with Him. 11 and…

Renewed Motivation

I hope to show that even though at times we face difficult situations God is able to use these to further His work. We are to remain committed to our responsibilities, but where God makes it obvious we are to change for the furtherance of the Gospel. Acts 8:25 (ESV) Now when they had testified…

Jesus: All Sufficient

Every generation has tried to add something to the Gospel. In this message, I want to show that Jesus is the only one who is able and willing to save lost human beings. Faith in Him will cause division, but it is essential. Bible Reading 1 – Acts 4:1-12 Bible Reading 2 – 1 Corinthians…