Berean Insights

Paul’s Travels and the Warning to Stay Away from Syria When the uproar was over, Paul sent for the believers and encouraged them. Then he said good-bye and left for Macedonia.
When the uproar was over, Paul sent for the believers and encouraged them. Then he said good-bye and left for Macedonia.
Serious Trouble in Ephesus About that time, serious trouble developed in Ephesus concerning the Way.
Bridge: The Compulsion of the Spirit and Paul’s Response
You will have noticed that you didn't receive a Gemz on Monday. The reason is that I upgraded my Mac OS to High Sierra on the weekend and then suddenly found that my MS Outlook email didn't work with the new Apple OS. Gulp. It took the expertise of our Missionz Centre computer tech to sort it out. All good now. But I guess it was fortuitous for you in that it either gave you a break or gave you time to do some preliminary work.
Miracles vs Magic God gave Paul the power to perform unusual miracles. When handkerchiefs or aprons that had merely touched his skin were placed on sick people, they were healed of their diseases, and evil spirits were expelled.