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Acts 10:44-48 Proof Positive

None can deny the presence of God when His Spirit shows up!

We come to the conclusion of Peter and Cornelius’ story today. This is not the last we will hear about this event but it is the 100% proof of the inclusion of the Gentiles in God’s plan. We started this encounter with both Cornelius and Peter receiving messages from Heaven. Both acted on the messages and followed their instructions to the letter. Because of their obedience both learned some amazing things. Cornelius learned more about the God he worshiped and Peter learned more about God’s love.

Peter was wrapping up his message about Jesus’ ministry and purpose on earth. He made sure to share Jesus’ resurrection and His message of forgiveness. His audience already knew some of the history and had been praying faithfully to the God of Israel. Did they think of Him as “Israel’s God” or did they think of Him as their God too? Read more »