,The founding of the Ephesian church
The gospel of Jesus is a liberating, empowering message. The knowledge of God sets people free, not by making us independent, but by bringing us under the rule of Christ.
I. Disciples of John the Baptist were filled with the Holy Spirit.
Why doesn’t everyone who is baptized in the name of Jesus speak in tongues?
II. Jews from the Synagogue received a two-year theological education.
Why don’t we have Paul’s apologetic text book from the School of Tyrannus?
III. Many were delivered from bondage to witchcraft.
Why did they burn the books?
Are we smarter than a goose?