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Posts by Matthew Rowley

A Time to Use Our Earthly Citizenship Rights – Acts 22:24-30

Dear River Reach Family, But when they stretched him out with thongs, Paul said to the centurion who was standing by, “Is it lawful for you to scourge a man who is a Roman and uncondemned?” Acts 22:25 There will be times when living for the glory of our Lord and His kingdom will result in direct conflict with earthly authorities. While…

The Will of the Lord be Done! – Acts 20:36-21:14

Have you seen dashcam video clips of semi-trucks driving along a wide open road being flipped onto their sides by strong crosswinds? The force of the wind overpowered the empty trucks and prevented them from successfully reaching their destination. Skilled truck drivers are aware of these dangers out on the road. The Lord’s will often directs us straight into severe personal danger (Acts 20:22-23; cf. Matthew 16:21; 20:28).