Posts Tagged ‘Pray for boldness’

Acts 4:23-31 Give Us Boldness!

Standing strong against the waves

Peter and John, fresh from prison and the council chamber head for their friends. Boy have they got a story to tell!

I’m assuming here that their friends were all gathered in one place, possibly praying for them through the night. Peter and John spare no detail in relating the story of their arrest and the orders given them by the chief priests and elders. They leave no threat hidden. But they ALSO make certain to include the account of the Holy Spirit’s working in that setting. Luke doesn’t tell us this specifically but the reaction of the group certainly leads me to believe this. Read more »