The Secret of the Early Church

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By Greg Laurie But when they did not find them, they dragged Jason and some brethren to the rulers of the city, crying out, “These who have turned the world upside down have come here too.” —Acts 17:6 Why is it that first-century believers so radically impacted their world? After all, they didn’t have the cool technology we have today. They didn’t have big Christian bands. They didn’t have megachurches. They didn’t have printing presses. Yet …

Upside Down Living

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By Greg Laurie But when they did not find them, they dragged Jason and some brethren to the rulers of the city, crying out, “These who have turned the world upside down have come here too.” —Acts 17:6 It was said of the early church that they turned the world upside down. And that, by the way, was offered as a criticism, not a compliment. When Paul and Silas were in Thessalonica preaching the gospel, …