by R. Brimley Johnson .
Written in English
2 days ago Ensure that your Christian prayer is complete by remembering ACTS — not the book of the Bible, but the acronym. The ACTS method of Christian prayer goes like this: Adoration: Give God praise and honor for who he is as Lord over all. Confession: Honestly deal with the sin in your prayer life. Thanksgiving: Verbalize [ ] The book of Acts is an important book for understanding the actions of the apostles, mostly Paul and Peter, after Jesus's ascension into Heaven. It is an important book in understanding how we can be directed by the Holy Spirit and the role of Jesus' lessons in our lives. This is the story of Christianity's beginnings and how evangelism played The two edges of the Spirit’s sword are the two witnesses of God’s Word, the New and Old Testaments. It is also called a two-edged sword because it is to be used both against the enemy and for personal use. Like the Philippian jailer, we must be ready to apply the sword of God’s Word to ourselves (Acts ). This Book contains the Word of God, and is the Word of God; and this it is which the Holy Ghost judges to be so effectual a weapon against evil that he uses this, and this only, as his sword in the great conflict with the powers of darkness. The Word is the sword of the Spirit because it is of his own ://
The method of the ACTS prayer model is a guide to how to pray, it is not a rigid format. For example: • The order can be mixed up - sometimes it is good to start with thanksgiving, and remind ourselves about the things that God has done for us, before making our requests (supplication) to 3. Satan, Acts 4. Men & God, Acts 5. He fell down and gave up the ghost, Acts 6. Great fear, Acts 7. Carried & Buried, Acts 8. About the space of three hours, Acts 9. The Spirit of the Lord, Acts The same men who buried her husband, Acts So the shadow of Peter passing by might overshadow some of them The 28 chapters of the Acts of the Apostles provide a wide variety of compelling characters, both good and bad. The book is filled with some of the finest saints ever to live, coming into contact with some of the most evil enemies of the cross ever to trouble the church. Acts includes apostles, prophets and miracle I read this book with a group of women at my church, and enjoyed the conversation as well as the study. It's on Ephesians , Paul's description of the armor we need to wear in spiritual warfare. I never can read that passage without thinking of the summer I spent sword-fighting my male ://
2 days ago The passionate Henry of famous speeches in his eponymous play occur in the maelstrom of war. The political Henry puts on a mask, a façade, a veil of grand rhetoric that dresses his nakedness. In the third and fourth acts—the acts where Henry is at war—we receive some of the most memorable speeches in all :// This page features an inspiring prayer about wearing the full armor of God, based on the Paul’s letter to the Ephesians. There are also other short prayers for protection, and a bible reading of Ephesians , using three contemporary versions. Be equipped as you read these uplifting words! Prayer of the Handmaiden - Kindle edition by Shannon, Merry. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Prayer of the › Kindle Store › Kindle eBooks › Literature & Fiction. The Sword of the Spirit The Word of God is a powerful handbook for praying the Word of God in specific situations. "Thank you Lord that You will grant that Your bond servants will speak Your Word with all confidence, while You will extend Your hand to heal, and signs and wonders will take place through the name of Your holy son Jesus."