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Sleeping in Church Part 1

November 24, 2010
Picture the church service in Acts 20: Paul has been speaking for a long time, and it’s past midnight. The building is hot, stuffy, and crowded—and one of his listeners falls asleep. At first it sounds amusing, but what happens next wakes everybody up.

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In Acts 19, some unbelievers tried to exorcise a demon, but the demon defeated them. This produced such fear that many believers cleaned up their lives, and the name of Jesus was magnified.
November 23, 2010
Throughout church history, some people have been so obsessed with evil spirits that they have started so-called deliverance ministries to cast out demons from people. But being obsessed with such things is the wrong focus for a Christian—we should focus on the Lord Jesus Christ.
November 22, 2010
There are two common mistakes people make about Satan and his demons: One is to become obsessed with them, and the other is to deny their existence. We have a very real enemy, but we have an even greater God.
November 19, 2010
Today, some people like to dismiss miracles by coming up with so-called “natural” explanations for them. Yet, God does supersede natural law when he chooses—miracles are divine power displayed for a divine purpose.
November 18, 2010
The most effective way to influence people to change is by being an example. When you get close to Jesus Christ, He will enable you to speak out for Him, and to handle adversity with courage and faith.
November 17, 2010
How can we have an influence on someone else for Christ? As the apostle Paul shows, we should have a consistent witness in all areas of our lives--in our home, in the workplace, and in how we worship.
November 16, 2010
The people of ancient Athens thought that man was the measure of all things. But the apostle Paul presented God as the center—the creator, sustainer, ruler, father, and judge of all mankind.
November 15, 2010
At first, the philosophers in Athens saw Paul as a “babbler” with a patchwork of beliefs. But Paul’s theology was solid and God-centered. He demonstrated that when he told them about their responsibility to the Lord.
November 12, 2010
Reaching people for Christ begins with a deep, heartfelt concern for their lives. In Athens, Paul preached everywhere—in the synagogue, in the marketplace, and in the meeting place of the philosophers.
November 11, 2010
When he came to Athens, Paul saw that the city was given over to idols. The thing that were being preached left people empty at their core. Paul used this emptiness to reach out to them with the hope of Jesus Christ.
November 10, 2010
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Historically, the Middle East has been a region shrouded in chaos and uncertainty. From ancient times to present day, conflict and war have shadowed the Jewish people at every turn. Explore the nature of conflict in the Middle East, gain a clear understanding of warring ideologies, and discover God's plan for Israel with Israel on High Alert by Ron Rhodes, this month's resource from Connect with Skip Heitzig.

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Study through the Bible verse by verse. Host Skip Heitzig is senior pastor of Calvary Albuquerque, located in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

About Skip Heitzig

Skip Heitzig ministers to over 15,000 people as senior pastor of Calvary Albuquerque. He reaches out to thousands across the nation and throughout the world through his multimedia ministry. He is the author of several books including The Bible from 30,000 Feet, Defying Normal, You Can Understand the Book of Revelation, and How to Study the Bible and Enjoy It. He has also published over two dozen booklets in the Lifestyle series, covering aspects of Christian living. He serves on several boards, including Samaritan's Purse and Harvest.

Skip and his wife, Lenya, and son and daughter-in-law, Nathan and Janaé, live in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Skip and Lenya are the proud grandparents of Seth Nathaniel and Kaydence Joy.

 

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