Those Crazy Christian

“These men who have turned the world upside down have come here to our city as well.”[1] 

Turned the world upside down? The Church?  Surely the news was exaggerated.

Paul and Silas, two of the prominent preachers in the early church, had just crossed from the Roman province of Asia[2] into the province of Macedonia.[3]  They left Asia because they had been forbidden to preach in that region anymore. Now one might assume the edict against their further work in Asia had come by the hands of the Roman government.  But such is not the case  .  .  .  this prohibition against preaching was by God Himself.   The Spirit of God would not permit Paul to preach in Asia at all. . . . . Read more…