Women of the Word: Sapphira

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Sapphira’s story is a sudden and a sad one. She can be found, along with her husband and partner-in-crime, Ananias, in Acts chapter 5. They lived during early A. D. days when the Christian church was getting started in Jerusalem. The resurrection of Jesus the Christ had just taken place, the apostles had been filled with the Holy Spirit and were practically on fire for God, many signs and wonders were done, and people were getting saved and being added to the church daily.

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Women of the Word: Rhoda

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Rhoda is only briefly mentioned once in the Bible. Her story is told in Acts 12:12-17. Rhoda was a servant girl in the house of Mary, who was the mother of John Mark.

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