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Acts 4:32-37 United in Everything

All were welcome

We get a quick peek into the everyday lives of the new church today. Luke doesn’t elaborate on every aspect but he does point out a few. One he particularly highlights is their caring for one another’s needs.

Luke starts by telling us that the WHOLE group of believers were in united. “Now the full number of those who believed were of one heart and soul” (verse 32a). They were all receiving the same teaching from the apostles and the apostle’s doctrine was consistent throughout the group. At this point there was NO division. Read more »