The Doubter Becomes a Witness (Wed. May 5)

Christ is Risen! The word of the day is witness.”  Today in our reading of Acts 2:22-36, the Apostle Peter preaches the first sermon after the Ascension of the Lord.  In it He offers convincing  evidence for the glorious resurrection of the Lord.  He says, “This Jesus God has raised up, of which we are all witnesses” (NKJV vs. 32). This proof of all that has happened for our salvation comes at the right time.  By now, some of us might have second thoughts.  We might join Thomas in questioning the truth of the Gospel of the Cross and Resurrection told by the apostles. Thomas the Doubter Turned Witness The most famous doubter of the truth of Christ work of…