Hands and Feet

Sermon Text: Acts 3:1-10

Today’s passage is a brief one taken from the earliest days of the Christian Church. It is a story of Peter and John healing a lame man at the beautiful gate outside the temple as they were about to enter the temple. Biblical healing stories can leave us scratching our heads at times. We can leave it as a simple miracle story, one that happened back then and keep our distance from it; we can wonder, “Did it really happen?” or ask, “What about all the others who don’t get healed?” We can let the skeptical and the cynical spirit rule. But something of substance is going on here, and we should pay attention....Read full sermon here (PDF)