Ananias Confirms God’s Call to Saul

Sunday, August 20                  Ananias Confirms God’s Call to Saul       Acts 9:10-20 NRSV  But the Lord said to him, “Go, for he is an instrument whom I have chosen to bring my name before Gentiles and kings and before the people of Israel. (Acts 9:15) It does...

Jesus Calls Saul on Damascus Road

Saturday, August 19                 Jesus Calls Saul on Damascus Road Acts 9:1-9 NRSV Saul got up from the ground, and though his eyes were open, he could see nothing; so they led him by the hand and brought him into Damascus. (Acts 9:8) Everyone has a “Damascus Road”...

Paralytic Aeneas Healed in Lydda

Friday, August 18                   Paralytic Aeneas Healed in Lydda            Acts 9:32-35 NRSV Peter said to him, “Aeneas, Jesus Christ heals you; get up and make your bed!” And immediately he got up. (Acts 9:34) God still heals. Trust God to heal you in every area...

Saul in Tarsus; Jerusalem at Peace

Thursday, August 17        Saul in Tarsus; Jerusalem at Peace                 Acts 9:26-31 NRSV So he went in and out among them in Jerusalem, speaking boldly in the name of the Lord. (Acts 9:28) When God changes us and uses us in new ways, others may question our...

Saul Proclaims Jesus in Damascus

Wednesday, August 16          Saul Proclaims Jesus in Damascus         Acts 9:21-25 NRSV Saul became increasingly more powerful and confounded the Jews who lived in Damascus by proving that Jesus was the Messiah. (Acts 9:22) Just like God changed Saul, God can change...

A Trustworthy Preacher/Teacher

Tuesday, August 15             A Trustworthy Preacher/Teacher                   Titus 1:5-9 NRSV He must have a firm grasp of the word that is trustworthy in accordance with the teaching, so that he may be able both to preach with sound doctrine and to refute those...