Spiritual Leader Peter At The Prison Gate

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Spiritual Leader Peter was to be placed on trial. He was asleep, fastened with two chains between two soldiers. Others stood guard at the prison gate. An Angel had come before peter in his prison cell. When he saw the Angel, he thought he was dreaming. They passed the guard and city gates and the angel left his presence. Peter came to the actual reality of knowing it was not a dream. Realizing this he said, “The Lord has sent his angel and saved me from Herod and from what these people had planned to do to me. Peter was a leader in the church, so he had prayed for God to work things out. They were constantly in prayer. Once he was freed with the leading of the angel Peter took a visited to the home of Mary. While a group of people were gathered there praying, he knocked, and a servant came to answer the door. When she realized who it was, rather than open the door, she ran to let everyone else know Peter was there. When she told the people gathered together, they did not believe her. Meanwhile, Peter continued knocking on the door. When the door opened, they all were shocked to see Peter standing before them again. Jordan 2 Analysis So Peter finds his way to this home, and the Bible says that many were there gathered together and were praying. Here is a case in which prayer and living were simultaneous. They are still praying. God has already answered some of the prayers in the past. He has placed Peter in a test of obedience with prayer. The Bible teaches us to
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