Run with Perseverance

Run with Perseverance – Hebrews 12:1-3

As the athlete in the stadium is cheered on and encouraged by the crowd, so we should be encouraged by those who have come before us. We may not see them now, and may not be able to physically hear their voices, but they do speak out to us from the pages of history. Let their faithfulness be an encouragement and example to you.

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Following Through on Commitments – Acts 23:12

The next morning some Jews formed a conspiracy and bound themselves with an oath not to eat or drink until they had killed Paul. – Acts 23:12 NIV A group of over 40 men have made a vow, I assume to God, to kill Paul before they ate or drank again. The challenge would be to get Paul away from his Roman guards, but they had a plan for this. The problem with this plan was that they forgot to keep it a secret, Paul’s nephew found out and told Paul and then the commander of the Roman detachment in …

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