Protected By the Cross

Protected By the Cross

“Now a man named Ananias, together with his wife Sapphira, also sold a piece of property. With his wife’s full knowledge he kept back part of the money for himself, but brought the rest and put it at the apostles’ feet.” – Acts 5:1,2 Yesterday, we talked about the early church and the incredible atmosphere of faith that permeated the lives of the believers as the Gospel message was spreading. However, amidst their powerful unity of faith, something unexpected happened and the assembly was rattled. A husband and wife named Ananias and Sapphira joined the ranks of the gathered and began to worship with them. Keeping in step with the others, they sold a piece of property; however, they decided ahead of time to hold back a percentage of the profits. Unfortunately, that decision cost both of them their lives. Upon being called out by Peter, each of them lied

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