Persecuted disciples prayer – what Inspiration


What are you doing after strenuous imprisoning challenging times, especially when prison has been unfair and unjust?

Two leading disciples of Jesus Christ, Peter and John, who has just experienced such a scenario, were released from prison and they continued preaching and teaching and healing in Jesus’ name. We read about this in Acts chapter 4 of the New Testament, it is advisable to check it out. It is always good to check what any preacher or teacher says.

Jesus teaches us through the Bible to continue to work and allow the ministry of the gospel to flow from age to age, until Jesus comes again.

The command is clear – go around the world – Preach the word – cure the sick – minister to the needy – Feed the hungry – Set free the prisoners

Not only is Christianity alone. it is included. In Christ, all may have – rich and poor – black and white – .. Learned and ignorant

Through these verses that there is more concern for the salvation of people, but the safety of the Apostle

We by later verses that religious leaders were on the point of taking the life of Peter and John. The disciples of Jesus Christ can be so hated and hated!

These educated lawyers in Jerusalem to hear the truth of God and yet, they can not see it. They are so close, yet so far. Lord, why do not you just open your eyes? But he is not.

Do you ever wonder why some people just do not see? It is because they are blind. When we study the scriptures, and are immersed in the Word of God, we learn all kinds of important lessons and have various questions answered.

In verse 23, Peter and John returned to Jerusalem company as soon as they are released from prison

They return to the Church without thinking -. ‘Well, I’m not going to have anything more to do with Jesus Christ, that’s how I’m going to treat “There is no self-pity and no feeling sorry for themselves.

our attitude to suffering and persecution can determine continued faithfulness to God.

They report what they had been through, and when those who believe in Jesus, heard their account, they were out in prayer.

Nothing had to say to encourage these disciples to pray. They do not need to be coaxed and encouraged to speak out in prayer.

We have some of the words of that prayer in verse 24. Note that words like they lifted up their voice to God. “You died. You talked about. Many have gathered against the Lord and his anointed one. Now they are threatening us. “These are powerful words.

Enable your servants and we are your servants. There was no doubt about it. They knew who they were. This is not arrogance. This is a guarantee.

There are certain things we need to know. They ask for two things: “… Sir, you go on to give us courage and confidence the Lord, going on to perform miracles Stretch out your hand to heal “

Help us to preach with courage, and you keep doing miracles.

the place where they were meeting was shaken. It was like there was an immediate response where men to show what he could do. They were in his hands and in the middle of his will. Now that is a good place to be.

Church of Jesus Christ is only a few days old. The first wave of persecution hits this dynamic group.

They sailed on, and not sink. It was a unit. They were united in heart and mind, and much grace was with them all.

Sandy Shaw


Why People Read Inspirational Books


Why read inspirational books? Well, all of us have their own problems, it can be small or large, and we always find a way to deal with it. There are people who have experienced so much pain and burden in their lives and they think they are never going to get out of it. But they fight, and finally ends later and for some, lose.

Most of us if we have a problem we want to talk to someone so they can give us advice and help us. For some, they get help from inspirational books. These books containing the experiences of people who have gone through a lot in his life and wants to share how they conquered their fears, illness and problems. With this we are able to connect with them and we are inspired to do the same.

Even if we do not have big problems or serious illness to deal with, we learn from history. There are inspirational books that talk about people who have excelled in the profession they have learned and now live a good life. We strive to be like them because these kinds of stories assured us that if they can succeed, we all can too. Sometimes we just need the confidence and evidence before we believe the impossible can actually be possible.

There are also inspirational books that talk about people stricken with serious illnesses who have fought it for years and lived to tell his story. These kinds of stories give strength to those who have the same disease or suffer from other forms of illness. They are encouraged to still try and live a happy life, even if they are to spend it in the hospital.

Inspirational book teaches us a very good lesson and shows us that every struggle there is hope in every problem there is a solution. We are all connected to one another may not be blood but through our stories.


writers by Crystal Jennings

Inspirational Bible stories for children


Good spiritual growth is very important to a child forever in a Christian family. Your child needs to know not only about the Bible and what Jesus did for us, but also need to understand it and use it in everyday life. For spiritual growth of children, parents send their children to Sunday school where they are taught about the Bible and many stories in it. One Sunday a teacher must have in mind is the mind of a child is very soft and can actually take it told them. This is why you must make it a point to teach inspirational Bible stories to children in Sunday school where they will learn from them and will want to be like the characters in the Bible.

One very good story that inspires a child is King David. History shows that God can do even the smallest of people to lead the state and the age is not a concern when it comes to the choice of God. David was the smallest child in the family and all he did was watch a flock of sheep. God chose him because he was humble and kind man to God. With this story the children learn to be humble and will try to be good in the eyes of God, to be selected to help the Lord’s kingdom.

Another very inspirational story of Zacchaeus. He was a small man who was never taken. One day when Jesus walked the streets with a crowd around him, Zacchaeus wanted to see him. The only problem was that he was too short and he was not able to see him or get noticed by him. That’s why he climbed a tree. Jesus immediately noticed this and called Zacchaeus to his house. This shows that God takes even the smallest of people if they have a great desire to meet him. This is very common Bible story but unfortunately never explained to the children.

Inspirational Bible stories like these are great, but only if described in the immediate children. Children should be the center of attention when it comes to disclosure of the story. When I was in Sunday school I learned a lot of Bible stories, but the sad part is that they were never explained to me.

So when you’re narrating the Bible story, make sure to explain it by always keeping the children in mind when coming up with an explanation for it.


writers by Michael C Logan