“Waiting For Pentecost”
Speaker: Dr. Leah E. White
Text: Acts 1:12-26
Date: May 20, 2012
12 Then they returned to Jerusalem from the hill called the Mount of Olives, a Sabbath day’s walk from the city. 13 When they arrived, they went upstairs to the room where they were staying. Those present were Peter, John, James and Andrew; Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew; James son of Alphaeus and Simon the Zealot, and Judas son of James. 14 They all joined together constantly in prayer, along with the women and Mary the mother of Jesus, and with his brothers. 15 In those days Peter stood up among the believers (a group numbering about a hundred and twenty) 16 and said, “Brothers, the Scripture had to be fulfilled which the Holy Spirit spoke long ago through the mouth of David concerning Judas, who served as guide for those who arrested Jesus— 17 he was one of our number and shared in this ministry.” …
“Waiting For Pentecost” Acts 1:12-26
I. FIRST THEY CAME TOGETHER. (Together we stand. Divided we fall. There’s strength in unity.)
II. SECONDLY THEY SET THE AGENDA. We must be of the same mind. We must ask why are we here? What are we here for?
III. THIRDLY THEY OBEYED. We must be obedient.