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Christians today trace our heritage of faith to the first followers of Christ in the book of Acts. Through this captivating account of these believers, you will discover that modern-day culture is not all that different — and its lessons are just as applicable today as they were two thousand years ago.

Listen to the podcast alone, or use it as a supplement to Jill McSheehy's Bible Study, Journey through Acts. Either way, you'll enjoy digging into this incredible book of the Bible through the Journey through Acts Podcast!

Download your first two weeks of Journey through Acts free at journeywithjill.net/actschallenge

Sep 21, 2017

Have you ever found yourself "stuck" when praying for a friend or loved one? If you're honest, do you have more faith that an angel might visit you than that your prayer being answered? How do you pray for someone, knowing God can move mountains but will He change a hard heart?

We'll talk a bit about that on today's...


Sep 14, 2017

"You want me to do WHAT?" If Peter didn't know better, he must have thought the Lord was out of his mind. If he didn't think Jesus' ways  radical before, he certainly did now. But still, he obeyed what he didn't understand, and because of it, the world changed.

No longer could a select few claim a monopoly on God's...


Sep 7, 2017

Tucked between two high-profile events in Acts lies two low-profile healings. One is unknown. One is well-known and loved. But in this story we learn how the purpose of each healing bears remarkable similarity to the other, and we'll see how God doesn't play favorites.

Today we'll look at Aeneas and Dorcas and how we...


Aug 31, 2017

Life is pretty grand for the new Christian converts. Then everything changes in an instant. But instead of bowing in the face of persecution, we see the beginnings of the gospel proclaimed to the nations -- and two thousand years later -- us! 

In today's episode of the Journey through Acts podcast, we'll consider why...


Aug 24, 2017

What if the anger we see in others (or ourselves) actually masks hidden insecurities, guilt, or fear? If we could look beneath the rage, could what we see motivate to exercise more grace?

In today's episode we'll look at some possible motivations for those persecuting the apostles. We'll explore why a...