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Differences from Modern-day Christianity

  • Sharing Money
    • Acts 2:45—And they were selling their possessions and belongings and distributing the proceeds to all, as any had need.
    • Acts 4:32, 34-35—Now the full number of those who believed were of one heart and soul, and no one said that any of the things that belonged to him was his own, but they had everything in common. 34 There was not a needy person among them, for as many as were owners of lands or houses sold them and brought the proceeds of what was sold 35 and laid it at the apostles’ feet, and it was distributed to each as any had need.
  • Free Time
    • Devotion to Fellowship
      • Acts 2:42,46—And they devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers. 46 And day by day, attending the temple together and breaking bread in their homes, they received their food with glad and generous hearts,
    • Devotion to Prayer
      • Acts 2:42—And they devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers.
    • Devotion to Studying the Bible
      • Acts 2:42—And they devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers.