RevoDevos – Day 20

Saturday, July 14thRead: Acts 20The first section of this chapter explains the places Paul visited. It makes note of a plot set against him and his companions that travel with him. In verses 7-12 we read the humorous story of a young man (or boy) named Eutychus. Though he fell asleep during Paul’s message, his […]

RevoDevos – Day 19

Friday, July 13thRead: Acts 19This chapter explains what happens when Paul goes to Ephesus. First off, Paul meets some disciples who had not heard of the Holy Spirit. These believers were true followers of the Messiah which they had heard of through John the Baptist. Now this might seem odd that they had not been […]

RevoDevos – Day 18

Thursday, July 12thRead: Acts 18Paul was called by God to many different positions in the Church. In the beginning of Acts 18, Paul had just moved to Corinth and started living and working with a tent-maker named Aquila. Paul was using his time with Aquila wisely by discipling him and his wife, Pricilla. While Paul […]

RevoDevos – Day 17

Wednesday, July 11thRead: Acts 17Sometimes people try to connect or make friends with you by attempting to relate to you in a funny way. You may have experienced situations in which a teacher or youth group leader attempts to identify with a group of teens in a ridiculous way. Instead of making a connection and […]

RevoDevos – Day 16

Tuesday, July 10thRead: Acts 16A lot of time and energy is wasted in the Church today. I’m not talking about long-winded prayers or people leaving the lights on in the church building. I’m talking about how we plunge into new ministry and ideas that sound exciting and full of potential without consulting God first. Funny […]

RevoDevos – Day 15

Monday, July 9thRead: Acts 15Rules were made to be broken, right? Well, not exactly. But there’s good news. In Old Testament times, people were bound to rules. The consequences for breaking or bending the Jewish customs were extremely harsh. A fate of being stoned to death easily awaited anyone who was unwilling to follow the […]

RevoDevos – Day 14

Sunday, July 8thRead: Acts 14There’s no doubt about it. True revolutionaries live extraordinary lives. Put yourself in the shoes of Paul and Barnabas: You walk into a new city. You scope it out, meet the people. There’s a chance people will accept you. There’s also a really good chance they’ll try to kill you. It […]

RevoDevos – Day 13

Saturday, July 7thRead: Acts 13Prayer and fasting aren’t exactly the most popular practices or disciplines in the Church today. In fact, few of us have been taught the life-changing, revolutionizing benefits of fasting even if we grew up in the Church. The early Christians believed in the importance of fasting. This belief is demonstrated in […]

RevoDevos – Day 12

Friday, July 6thRead: Acts 12Have you ever prayed for something, not really expecting God to answer, and were greatly surprised to see him act in response to your prayers? Have you ever prayed for something despite thinking that it wasn’t really possible for God to help? Prayer is a powerful thing. In God’s word it […]

RevoDevos – Day 11

Thursday, July 5thRead: Acts 11Have you ever been put in charge of a “situation?” That is, something that has started up and needs someone with some degree of authority to deal with it? If you have, did you look at the task at hand and feel full of joy? If you didn’t, think about what […]