– Bible Verse List for Sunday May 6, 2018 –
I wait for the Lord more than watchmen wait for the morning, more than watchmen wait for the morning.
“Then Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost.”
Choose my instruction instead of silver, knowledge rather than choice gold, for wisdom is more precious than rubies, and nothing you desire can compare with her.
“My prayer is not for them alone. I pray also for those who will believe in Me through their message,
16 Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.
While Peter was still speaking, the Holy Spirit fell upon all who heard the Word. The circumcised believers who had come with Peter were astounded that the gift of the Holy Spirit had been poured out even on the Gentiles, for they heard them speaking in tongues and extolling God. Then Peter said, Can anyone withhold the water for baptizing these people who have received the Holy Spirit just as we have? So he ordered them to be baptized in the Name of Jesus Christ. Then they invited him to stay for several days.
15 Blessed are those who have learned to acclaim You, who walk in the light of Your presence, Lord.
When the Day of Pentecost had fully come, they were all with one accord in one place.
Whoever believes in the Son has eternal life, but whoever rejects the Son will not see life, for God’s wrath remains on them.
“But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be My witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.”
Then I said: “LORD, the God of heaven, the great and awesome God, who keeps His covenant of love with those who love Him and keep His commandments,
But go and learn what this means: ‘I desire mercy, not sacrifice.’ For I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners.