Pentecost

Pentecost Bible Study Lesson for Kids from Acts 2:1-21 – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

This Sunday School lesson was designed for parents to use with their children at home on the week of May 31, 2020. It’s based on Acts 2:1-21 where the Holy Spirit empowers the early church to share the message of Jesus. Everything is included in the PDF download below (teaching notes, coloring pages, craft directions, game ideas, and worksheets).  Use what is most helpful for your kids and ignore the rest. Families can also watch our children’s message, suggested music,…

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Angela Watkins Rivers: Sunday – God Starts the Church – Children’s Sunday School Lesson – Acts 2:1-12, 22-24, 36-41 – Christian Article

God sent the wind and the fire and gave the disciples the ability to speak in different languages. He did this so all the people would know that God had decided it was time to start the church. Peter wanted everyone to know that the man they knew as Jesus was the Son of God. People who belong to God’s church believe that Jesus is God’s Son. What makes the church special? What special thing about Jesus do people in…

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ESCHATOLOGY TODAY: Global SITREP E2-19: The Harpazo Part II – End Times Christian Article

“Come up hither!” Update 25 December 2019: As a reminder, the prophetic times we consider on Eschatology Today are of two distinct calendars. Mixing the two is erroneous and very confusing. In explanation, let’s just say that prior to the Harpazo, in our current Romans 11:25 “times of the gentiles” time, time is counted on the 365-day Gregorian calendar. In the post-Harpazo world the Bible is clear (Revelation 11:1-3) that the 360-day Hebrew calendar will be in effect, hence the 2,520…

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Inspirational: The Spirit of God Illustrated Bible Storybook – Christian Article

Content manager for Bible Gateway Right from the beginning of the Bible to its end, the Holy Spirit is dramatically acknowledged: “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the waters” (Genesis 1:1-2) and “The Spirit and the bride say, ‘Come!’ And let the one who hears say, ‘Come!’ Let the one who is thirsty…

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Pentecost: The Holy Spirit Advancing the Church – Christian Article

The following article is excerpted from The Jesus Bible (Zondervan, 2018), available in NIV, ESV, and (Spanish) NVI Bible translations. Copyright © 2018 by Zondervan. Used by permission of Zondervan. www.zondervan.com. Pages 1692-1693. All rights reserved. The news of Jesus cannot be stopped. Beginning with a fledgling band of disciples, the transforming message of hope offered by Jesus would spread from Jerusalem to Rome in less than 35 years. The leaders of Jesus’ day assumed his death would forever stamp…

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