Category: Acts

Sermon: Ephesus: The Church That Abandoned The Lord Revelation 2:1-7

Ephesus: The Church That Abandoned The Lord Revelation 2:1-7 Introduction- The City of Ephesus was located on the western shore of Asia Minor. It was a seaport city. All trade coming by sea came through the great city of Ephesus. The City of Ephesus…

Sermon: The Hope of Israel Acts 28:17-31

The Hope of Israel Acts 28:17-31 Introduction Last time we noted what an accomplishment it was for Paul to arrive in the City of Rome. When I say accomplishment, I don’t mean that it was something great that Paul did because there was no…

Jesus’ Promise to His Apostle is Fulfilled Acts 28:1-16

Jesus’ Promise to His Apostle is Fulfilled Acts 28:1-16 Introduction Last time we learned that the Apostle Paul and all who were aboard the ship lived through the shipwreck and swam or floated to shore. This was to fulfill what Jesus told Paul through…

Sermon: Trusting God in Times of Danger Acts 27

Trusting God in Times of Danger Acts 27 Introduction To the Romans, Rome was considered the center of the world. However, for the Jews, and for the spread of Christianity, Rome was the end of the earth. Here, Luke writes this narrative as an…

Sermon: The Abrahamic Covenant is the Gospel Acts 25:1-26:11

The Abrahamic Covenant is the Gospel Acts 25:1-26:11 Introduction FESTUS COIN We will look today at Chapter 25 and see some bits and pieces of God’s sovereignty working through many different avenues. Much like how God’s plan came to pass in the crucifixion, it…

Sermon: Heavenly Citizenship And the Coming King Acts 22:22-23:11

Heavenly Citizenship And the Coming King Acts 22:22-23:11 Introduction There are those in the pages of Scripture who started out well. Last week we looked at the doctrine of perseverance and saw how important it is to end well. We saw the importance of…

sermon: Grace Abounding Through Suffering

Grace Abounding Through Suffering Acts 21:27-22:21 Introduction Within this text and the texts over the next few weeks, we are given the privilege to watch God’s prophetic decree come to pass in the Apostle Paul’s life. God had determined that His beloved Apostle would…

Sermon: Zealous for the Law of God Acts 21:17-26

Zealous for the Law of God Acts 21:17-26 Introduction The Apostle Paul and the missionary team finally arrive in Jerusalem. Paul, going against everyone’s advice to stay away, walks into the great city. He meets with the leadership of the church and shares what…

Sermon: Let the Lord’s Will Be Done Acts 21:1-16

Let the Lord’s Will Be Done Acts 21:1-16 Introduction In this text, Luke is showing that Paul has to go to Jerusalem. We remember that the believers there were suffering greatly and Paul and the others were to arrive with much needed aid that…

The Marks of a Christ Centered Ministry (Part 1) Acts 20:17-38

The Marks of a Christ Centered Ministry (Part 1) Acts 20:17-38 Introduction We pick up the narrative the day after Paul preached all night. It seems without sleep or even a moments rest, the apostle rides off into the sunset…or literally sunrise, Oh, and…