Welcome to our 12-minute "Gift of Pentecost," with song, scripture, and a trip around the world you'll not soon forget. After our volunteers read the Acts 2:1-2 scripture about the birth of the church at Pentecost, we'll begin our trip around the world, with multiple generations of readers in 17 world languages reminding us of Jesus' Great Commandment (John 13:34-35), "A new commandment I give to you: Love one another."
All this is set to music of "The Gift of Love," with chances to sing-along in-between the readings. Wait for the ending, which we hope will give a sense what it might have been like for Jesus' followers that first Pentecost as a new church--and the message we have to share with the world today in our own languages.
DisciplesNet Church is a non-profit online church and ministry created to find new ways to cross barriers and boundaries to share the Good New's of God's redeeming love. If you like this video created in 2013, we hope that you will share it around. More videos like this one are on our website, disciplesnet.org
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We pray that you will be blessed by sharing in this time with us, and give thanks to God for bringing us together in this one place on this special time called Pentecost. May Pentecost and the indwelling of the Holy Spirit live in you beyond this day or the viewing of this video, into each and every day of your life.
We created the first version of this video in 2011, and updated it twice, adding more readers and correction some errors. This version from 2013 is the most up-to-date version. We hope that you will be blessed by sharing it.