The early church was devoted to the Apostles’ teaching, the fellowship, the breaking of bread, and to prayer. But what was the result of this rhythm of life? What was the outcome of following the way of Jesus? Luke records that “The Lord added to their number daily those who were being saved.” What does it mean that the Lord added to their number? And what were they being saved from? The answer contains the breathtakingly good news of the gospel and the great purpose of the church to this day.