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Acts: Ordinary People and an Extraordinary God

The Book of Acts is the story of the growth and multiplication of the early church from Jerusalem to Rome. We re-visit this great book to re-engage with our vision for the church's role to be both a home for God's people and a mission to the world.

Twenty years ago, NCCC began with a study of the Book of Acts, the story of the growth and multiplication of the early church from Jerusalem to Rome.  In our 21st year, we re-visit this great book to re-engage with our vision for the church's role to be both a home for God's people and a mission to the world.  Acts vividly captures the spectacular growth of the church from the preaching and evangelistic efforts of Peter and Paul.  It also portrays the extraordinary challenges that confronted the fledgling church, from persecution on the outside, to deception and division on the inside.  In all, it focuses on the extraordinary power of God at work in ordinary people to do extraordinary things.  We hope this study will be the vehicle for God to do an extraordinary new work in our midst in the weeks ahead, as this church of "ordinaries" seeks to hear and apply the word to life.

November 23, 2014

A Passion for Grace: The Jerusalem Council

Speaker: Walter Wood, Jr. Series: Acts: Ordinary People and an Extraordinary God Topic: Sermons Scripture: Acts 15:1–15:35

November 16, 2014

A Passion for the Church

Speaker: Walter Wood, Jr. Series: Acts: Ordinary People and an Extraordinary God Topic: Sermons Scripture: Acts 14:1–14:23

November 9, 2014

The Power of the Word

Speaker: Glenn Durham Series: Acts: Ordinary People and an Extraordinary God Topic: Sermons Scripture: Acts 13:1–13:52

November 2, 2014

The Power of Prayer

Speaker: Michael Craddock Series: Acts: Ordinary People and an Extraordinary God Topic: Sermons Scripture: Acts 12:1–12:24

October 19, 2014

The Availability of Philip

Speaker: Walter Wood, Jr. Series: Acts: Ordinary People and an Extraordinary God Topic: Sermons Scripture: Acts 8:26–8:40

October 12, 2014

Delegation: The Rise of the Deacons

Speaker: Walter Wood, Jr. Series: Acts: Ordinary People and an Extraordinary God Topic: Sermons Scripture: Acts 6:1–6:7

September 21, 2014

The Healthy Church

Speaker: Walter Wood, Jr. Series: Acts: Ordinary People and an Extraordinary God Topic: Sermons Scripture: Acts 2:42–2:47

September 14, 2014

The Holy Spirit Comes

Speaker: Walter Wood, Jr. Series: Acts: Ordinary People and an Extraordinary God Topic: Sermons Scripture: Acts 2:1–2:41

June 25, 2017

Worthy of Our Worship

Speaker: Matt May Series: Songs That Shape Us Topic: Sermons Scripture: Psalm 145:1–145:21

June 18, 2017

Keep On Keepin' On

Speaker: Eric Shrimpton Series: Songs That Shape Us Topic: Sermons Scripture: Psalm 121:1–121:8

June 11, 2017

A Song for Sad and Thirsty Souls

Speaker: Michael Craddock Series: Songs That Shape Us Topic: Sermons Scripture: Psalm 23:1–23:8

June 4, 2017

The Happy Life

Speaker: Michael Craddock Series: Songs That Shape Us Topic: Sermons Scripture: Psalm 1:1–1:6

May 28, 2017

Expect to Be Rewarded

Speaker: Michael Craddock Series: The Mindset on Mission: What to Expect When Being Sent Out Topic: Sermons Scripture: Matthew 10:40–10:42

May 14, 2017

Fearlessly Proclaiming God's Truth

Speaker: Matt May Series: The Mindset on Mission: What to Expect When Being Sent Out Topic: Sermons Scripture: Matthew 10:26–10:31