ABC Nov. 27 – Dec. 3

November 27 — 1 & 2 Thessalonians — Giving Thanks.  First Thessalonians was Paul’s second letter to one of his newly-founded churches, after the one written to the Galatians. On his second journey, he established a church in Philippi and then in Thessalonica but had to leave in a hurry because of persecution, then goingContinue reading “ABC Nov. 27 – Dec. 3”

ABC Nov. 20-26

November 20 — Acts 11-12 — Overcoming Prejudice.  We read yesterday about the sheet-vision that led Peter out of his prejudiced attitude toward Gentiles.  Today, we find him confronting the same prejudice with Jewish believers in Jerusalem, people called “the circumcision party” (11:2) because of their strong bias against those not bearing this mark ofContinue reading “ABC Nov. 20-26”