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Acts 27:39-44 Land Ho

ALL made it to safety, thanks to GOD

As we concluded our reading yesterday, the soldiers had just cut to ropes of the lifeboats so the sailors would stay on board through the night. Paul warned them that if they didn’t remain with him that they would die. It is morning now and it’s time to abandon ship.

Our motley crew is still lost, as far as they know. They have not been able to establish their position in their own minds but they see land and are more than willing to make for it. The sea has been driving them until the previous night when they put down anchors to prevent a night time shipwreck. Now they cast themselves back on its mercies. And drive them for land it did. I noticed that they also kept back enough tackle and sail for the foresail. Is it the only one that survived the earlier storms? Read more »