Graham thinks of Paul baptising with the Holy Spirit and its command to love.
What does the gift of the Holy Spirit in baptism give and ask?
Introduction Acts Chapter 15-18 Is it a story of an epic journey? Is it a story of overcoming deceit and violence? Is it a story of getting the truth out there? Well, it is all of these; it is just a great story. In Paul's Second Missionary Journey we have false imprisonment, lying charlatans and formidable thinkers. [...]
Acts 18.1-4 (p1114) 1 Corinthians 1.10-17 (p1144) A Naval chaplain I knew well repeatedly told the story of the visitor to the monastery. At evening mealtime, one of the monks stood up and shouted out 87 – to which the holy men laughed and laughed. The visitor was bemused and asked the Abbot what was [...]