Category: Acts

Love Seeks the Care of Others Acts 20:1-12

Love Seeks the Care of Others Acts 20:1-12 Introduction Throughout Paul’s ministry and on every mission trip his focus was centered on Christ and the Gospel and on the building up and the encouragement of the new believers. Last week we saw the heart… Continue Reading “Love Seeks the Care of Others Acts 20:1-12”

The Blessing or Curse of Wealth Acts 19:21-41 Introduction The Apostle Paul has been in Ephesus now for about 2 ½ years preaching and teaching in the city and surrounding countryside. The Gospel is beginning to take root and many Ephesians are being saved.… Continue Reading “”

Sermon: Old is Passing Away the New Has Come Acts 18:18-19:10

Old is Passing Away the New Has Come Acts 18:18-19:10 Introduction As we have travelled through the Book of Acts together, we have seen some amazing things.  We’ve seen God work in bringing many into the church.  We saw how at the preaching of… Continue Reading “Sermon: Old is Passing Away the New Has Come Acts 18:18-19:10”

Sermon: God Does Not Live In Man-Made Temples Acts 17:10-34

God Does Not Live In Man-Made Temples Acts 17:10-34 Introduction Paul and the others have left Thessalonica now moving through Berea and then Paul has gone on ahead to Athens waiting while the others catch up.  We’re told that the brothers thought it best… Continue Reading “Sermon: God Does Not Live In Man-Made Temples Acts 17:10-34”

Sermon: The Paradox of a Dead Savior? Acts 17:1-9

The Paradox of a Dead Savior? Acts 17:1-9 Introduction Paul and Silas have left the City of Philippi, having been told to leave by the Magistrates and as they leave, they stop by Lydia’s house and tell everyone goodbye.  Luke stays having been left… Continue Reading “Sermon: The Paradox of a Dead Savior? Acts 17:1-9”

sermon: A Gospel Earthquake Acts 16:25-40

A Gospel Earthquake Acts 16:25-40 Introduction Paul and Silas have been severely beaten placed into the inner part of the prison and their legs fastened in the stocks.  They were bloody, extremely exhausted, and in much pain. How is it that pain and suffering… Continue Reading “sermon: A Gospel Earthquake Acts 16:25-40”

sermon: Learning From Lydia (Acts 16:11-15)

Learning From Lydia Acts 16:11-15 Introduction Last time we looked together and saw all the things God had put into place to direct the missionaries to Troas.  In some cases they were led ahead and in some cases they were hindered and even prevented. … Continue Reading “sermon: Learning From Lydia (Acts 16:11-15)”

Sermon: Trust the Lord and He Will Guide You (Acts 16:6-10)

Trust the Lord and He Will Guide You Acts 16:6-10 Introduction Paul, Silas, Timothy and the others in their missionary team are on the road to engage the brothers and strengthen the churches that God had established on their first missionary trip. They leave… Continue Reading “Sermon: Trust the Lord and He Will Guide You (Acts 16:6-10)”

sermon: Paul’s Son, Timothy Acts 16:1-5

Paul’s Son, Timothy Acts 16:1-5 Introduction TT- God can overcome any obstacle that hinders your faith and service to Christ. Human need met by text Everyone here today has at least one obstacle in his or her life when it comes to following Christ… Continue Reading “sermon: Paul’s Son, Timothy Acts 16:1-5”

sermon:Good News From Jerusalem (Acts 15:22-35)

Good News From Jerusalem Acts 15:22-35 Introduction Throughout the history of the church there have been those who would burden believers with theological and doctrinal extras.  They invent concepts for themselves and then expect everyone else to abide by them.  In essence these theological… Continue Reading “sermon:Good News From Jerusalem (Acts 15:22-35)”