Jesus and the Work of the Cross
For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.
The Word of God
I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you.
I Corinthians 9:22
To the weak I became weak, to win the weak. I have become all things to all people so that by all possible means I might save some.
II Corinthians 5:17
Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here!
The Holy Spirit
And with that he breathed on them and said, “Receive the Holy Spirit.
Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might, for in the realm of the dead, where you are going, there is neither working nor planning nor knowledge nor wisdom.
I Corinthians 16:2
On the first day of every week, each one of you should set aside a sum of money in keeping with your income, saving it up, so that when I come no collections will have to be made.
I Peter 3:16
keeping a clear conscience, so that those who speak maliciously against your good behavior in Christ may be ashamed of their slander.
So the word of God spread. The number of disciples in Jerusalem increased rapidly, and a large number of priests became obedient to the faith.
When the day of Pentecost came, they were all together in one place.