A Commentary on Acts
Acts is a book of ‘firsts’: the first outpouring of the Holy Spirit, the first converts, the first healing, the first arrest and trial, the first deacons, the first martyr, the first persecution, the first Gentile mission and many more.
Nothing can stop the spread of the gospel when the church is on fire! The founding fathers were beset by troubles which, under God’s direction,were all turned into triumphs. Study of their exploits will leave you with some disturbing questions. Should our church be like this? Could it be? Above all, do I want it to be?