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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!

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Aug 17, 2017

What do you do when you come up against the same situation that led to the greatest failure of your life?

Arrested by the Jewish leadership, Peter and John find themselves answering to not just anyone - but men all too familiar. In this moment, Peter comes face to face with his greatest failure, but something is different this time.
In today's episode we'll look at why history doesn't repeat itself in Peter's life.

We'll also explore two other mini-lessons from the text in Acts 4 and 5: how being "untrained and educated" in the world's eyes may not be such a bad thing, and how the early church's prayers for Peter and John give us an example for our own prayers for others.
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