Sermons on Acts

Acts of the apostles

Are Christians under the Law of Moses? Acts 15:1-5

Are Christians commanded to keep the Torah–the Law of Moses–to be saved? Are Christians supposed to be circumcised in the flesh or circumcised of the heart? Is salvation about keeping all 613 commandments of the Torah or is salvation by grace, through faith; not on the basis of works? Open your Bible to Acts 15:1-5 and also keep a bookmark in Jeremiah, Galatians, Colossians, and Philippians.
Acts of the apostles

Proper, Spirit-Filled Church Leadership & Elders Acts 14:23

Acts 14:23 verse by verse Bible study exploring the definition of biblical church leadership according to the Bible: What roles do church elders have in biblical church leadership and ecclesiology? Are church elders for today? What about deacons, pastors and overseers? And what can we learn from the original Greek New Testament about their roles in the body of Christ as exemplary servants and godly leaders? What other forms of church government are there such as congregational-led or pastor-led churches…
Praying over the Word of God

Why Do Christians Go Through Trials? – Acts 14:21-22

Open your Bible to Acts 14:21-22 21 And after they had preached the gospel to that city and had made a good number of disciples, they returned to Lystra, to Iconium, and to Antioch, 22 strengthening the souls of the disciples, encouraging them to continue in the faith, and saying, “It is through many tribulations that we must enter the kingdom of God.” New American Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1960, 1971, 1977, 1995, 2020 by The Lockman Foundation. All rights reserved.
Acts of the Apostles

The Greatest Danger – Acts 14:8-20

Open your Bible to Acts 14:8-20 8 At Lystra a man was sitting who had no strength in his feet, lame from his mother’s womb, who had never walked. 9 This man was listening to Paul as he spoke, who, when he had fixed his gaze on him and had seen that he had faith to be made well, 10 said with a loud voice, “Stand upright on your feet.” And he leaped up and began to walk. 11 When the crowds saw what…
Acts of the Apostles

Speaking Boldly With Reliance Upon God – Acts 14:1-7

Open your Bible to Acts 14 In Iconium they entered the synagogue of the Jews together, and spoke in such a way that a large number of people believed, both of Jews and of Greeks. 2 But the unbelieving Jews stirred up the minds of the Gentiles and embittered them against the brothers. 3 Therefore they spent a long time there speaking boldly with reliance upon the Lord, who was testifying to the word of His grace, granting that signs and wonders…
Acts of the Apostles

Jealousy, Bitterness and Goodbye – Acts 13:42-52

Open your Bible to Acts 13 42 As Paul and Barnabas were going out, the people repeatedly begged to have these things spoken to them the next Sabbath. 43 Now when the meeting of the synagogue had broken up, many of the Jews and the God-fearing proselytes followed Paul and Barnabas, who were speaking to them and urging them to continue in the grace of God. 44 The next Sabbath nearly all the city assembled to hear the word of the Lord. 45 But…