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The Bible. Acts 1: 1-5...Commentary and study by David Guzik

Acts 1:1-5 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

Introduction
1 The first account I [a]composed, Theophilus, about all that Jesus began to do and teach, 2 until the day when He was taken up to heaven, after He had [b]by the Holy Spirit given orders to the apostles whom He had chosen. 1,330 more words

Christianity

Notes for Talk on Ascension Sunday @ Twerton Fellowship

Readings

Luke 24 50-52

50 Then Jesus led them to Bethany, and lifting his hands to heaven, he blessed them. 51 While he was blessing them, he left them and was taken up to heaven. 1,533 more words

Talks

Special three!

Today, 8th May is a special day. For three main reasons:

We celebrate the Ascension of our Lord Jesus. The church commemorates the day He went back to heaven, after which He sent us His helper- The Holy Spirit. 703 more words

Reflections

Ascension - Six Impossible Things before Breakfast

This coming Sunday is particularly unusual for me – I am not preaching! I have therefore looked back for topical post from the past:

Ascension – Six Impossible Things before Breakfast… 818 more words

Thoughts To Share

How is Jesus still serving you today?

Forty days after the resurrection comes the ascension of Jesus. He was “declared Son of God” through his resurrection (Acts 13:33; Romans 1:4) and now he returned to God’s throne, having completed his work in atoning for our sins and giving his life to serve us (Mark 10:45). 233 more words

Bible

The Ascension of Our Lord

audio homily here: https://vhoagland.files.wordpress.com/2016/05/ascension.m4a
In a Barnes and Noble Bookstore awhile ago, in the religion section, I noticed a good number of books on heaven. Most of these, as far as I could judge, are accounts of people who say they’ve been there or just about, and are reporting on their experience. 559 more words

Religion

Ascension - Redux

While he was still with them, he said:

Don’t leave Jerusalem yet. Wait here for the Father to give you the Holy Spirit, just as I told y…

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The Praying Life