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Acts 5:39 “But if it is of God, you will not be able to overthrow them—in that case you may even be found fighting against God!” They were convinced by him.
Here too, we find Peter standing before the council, a common fisherman with (likely) no formal education or social standing. He and his ragtag group of friends are stirring up Jerusalem and will eventually change the world with their stories about Jesus. There is absolutely no way they could gain any traction, much less become the church we know today, were God not at the heart of it.
MOVING FORWARD: When was the last time you saw God’s will make the impossible happen?