Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
for he was a good man, full of the Holy Spirit and of faith. And a great number of people were brought to the Lord.
praising God and having favor with all the people. And the Lord added to their number day by day those who were being saved.
But many of those who heard the message believed; and the number of the men came to about five thousand.
And all the more believers in the Lord, multitudes of men and women, were constantly added to their number,
The word of God increased; and the number of the disciples multiplied greatly in Jerusalem, and a great many of the priests were obedient to the faith.
1 Corinthians 3:6
I planted, Apollos watered, but God was causing the growth.
1 Thessalonians 1:5
for our gospel came to you not only in word, but also in power and in the Holy Spirit and with full conviction. You know what kind of men we proved to be among you for your sake.
And all who lived at Lydda and Sharon saw him, and they turned to the Lord.
Therefore it is my judgment that we should not trouble those who are turning to God from among the Gentiles,
to open their eyes, so that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a place among those who are sanctified by faith in me.'
1 Thessalonians 1:9
For they themselves report about us what kind of a reception we had with you, and how you turned to God from idols to serve a living and true God,
But the word of God continued to grow and to be multiplied.