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Acts 11:23-30

NIV 23 When he arrived and saw the evidence of the grace of God, he was glad and encouraged them all to remain true to the Lord with all their hearts. NIV 23 When he arrived and saw the evidence of the grace of God, he was glad and encouraged them all to remain true to the Lord with all their hearts. NIV 24 He was a good man, full of the Holy Spirit and faith, and a great number of people were brought to the Lord. NIV 24 He was a good man, full of the Holy Spirit and faith, and a great number of people were brought to the Lord. NIV 25 Then Barnabas went to Tarsus to look for Saul, NIV 25 Then Barnabas went to Tarsus to look for Saul, NIV 26 and when he found him, he brought him to Antioch. So for a whole year Barnabas and Saul met with the church and taught great numbers of people. The disciples were called Christians first at Antioch. NIV 26 and when he found him, he brought him to Antioch. So for a whole year Barnabas and Saul met with the church and taught great numbers of people. The disciples were called Christians first at Antioch. NIV 27 During this time some prophets came down from Jerusalem to Antioch. NIV 27 During this time some prophets came down from Jerusalem to Antioch. NIV 28 One of them, named Agabus, stood up and through the Spirit predicted that a severe famine would spread over the entire Roman world. (This happened during the reign of Claudius.) NIV 28 One of them, named Agabus, stood up and through the Spirit predicted that a severe famine would spread over the entire Roman world. (This happened during the reign of Claudius.) NIV 29 The disciples, each according to his ability, decided to provide help for the brothers living in Judea. NIV 29 The disciples, each according to his ability, decided to provide help for the brothers living in Judea. NIV 30 This they did, sending their gift to the elders by Barnabas and Saul. NIV 30 This they did, sending their gift to the elders by Barnabas and Saul.