Posts from January 2019

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January 19, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today When Simon saw this – that the Holy Sspirit was given when the apostles placed their hands upon peoples’ heads He offered money to buy the power.  Acts 8:18 (Living) You cannot “buy” the power of the Holy Spirit – neither can you “earn” it! Peter’s response was immediate!  “Your money will […]

January 18, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today The Holy Spirit had not yet come upon anyone of them.  They had been baptized in the Name of the Lord Jesus.  Then Peter and john laid their hands upon these believers and they received the holy spirit.  Acts 8:16-17 (Living) There is a mystery about the holy Spirit.  It is the […]

January 17, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today When the Apostles back in Jerusalem heard that the people of Samaria had accepted God’s message, they sent down Peter and John.  As soon as they arrived they began praying for these new Christians to reive the holy Spirit.  Acts 8:14-15 (Living) the holy Spirit is for all believers.  This is a […]

January 16, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today After Peter and John prayed, the building where they were meeting shook and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and they boldly preached God’s message.  Acts 4:31 (Living) Boldness requires courage and commitment.  We may not be able to shake a building with our prayers, but we can be faithful.  […]

January 15, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today And now O Lord, hear the threats from the Roman Leaders, and grant your servants great boldness in preaching, and send your healing Power, and may many miracles and wonders be done in the Name of Jesus.  Acts 4:29-30 (paraphrase) Believers are to unite in prayer for national leaders.  Praying for someone […]

January 14, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today Our sermon on “Baptism” and “Transition” was from Luke 3:15-23 Continuing a week of “Prayer” focus, we will begin the week with a passage written by Luke from the Acts of the Apostles. The believers prayer:  Acts 4:23-31.  read the passage several times before you continue. As soon a Peter and John […]

January 13, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today Read again the Prayer for the Ephesians:  Ephesians 3:12-19 Pray once again the Lord’s Prayer:  Morning, Noon and Night Now to Hime who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine according to His Power that is at work within us, to Him be glory in the church […]

January 12, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today Paul offers a prayer for the Ephesians:  Ephesians 3:12-19 Read the entire prayer several times.  Select the passages that relate to your needs TODAY.  make these words your prayer. For this reason I kneel before the Father, from whom his whole family in Heaven and on Earth derives its name.  Ephesians 3:12 […]

January 11, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today In Him and through Him we may approach god with freedom and confidence.  Ephesians 3:12 (NIV) The hymn “Holy! Holy! Holy!” reminds us that god exists as the Trinity – Father – Son – Holy Spirit.  At different times and in different ways, we approach God with freedom and confidence.  Jesus came […]

January 10, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today God’s intention was that the church and His manifold wisdom would be make known to the rulers and authorities in the heavenly realm, according to His eternal purpose which He accomplished in Christ Jesus our Lord.  Ephesians 3:10-11 (NIV) The New testament teaches us that the church is Christ’s body in the […]