Spiritual Warfare and Union Bosses

In our study of Acts, we come today to the great riot in Ephesus (Acts 19:23-41).  A man named Demetrius was angry with the church and incited a mob in the city center.  There were two issues at hand.  The first was economic – because of the great number of converts to “the Way,” the […]

Mobs, riots, and the Truth

Acts 17:5-9 (NIV) 5 But the Jews were jealous; so they rounded up some bad characters from the marketplace, formed a mob and started a riot in the city. They rushed to Jason’s house in search of Paul and Silas in order to bring them out to the crowd. 6 But when they did not […]