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#Bible Expressions of Faith. Acts Ch 20. Eutychus

35. Eutychus Seated in a window was a young man named Eutychus, who was sinking into a deep sleep as Paul talked on and on. When he was sound asleep, he fell to the ground from the third story and was picked up dead. 10 Paul went down, threw himself on the young man and put his arms around him. “Don’t be alarmed,” he said. “He’s alive!” Acts 20:9-10
Years ago, media started using the term “15-minutes of fame” to describe often questionable actions by people desiring to be a celebrity. I doubt Eutychus planed on getting his 15-minutes by falling asleep and face-planting at the end of a three story drop.
Paul isn’t concerned with fame, he is part of a miracle that happens. In fact, he performs an action similar to what Peter does with Tabitha in Acts 9:40. They brought the boy in alive and were greatly comforted.  Acts 20:12 (WEB)
What’s the takeaway here? Don’t sit it a window in a room full of lantern oil smoke on the third floor of a poorly ventilated home while a preacher preaches past midn…

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