May 1, 2019

Saul’s Continuation

Passage: Acts 9:20-43
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Bible Text: Acts 9:20-43 | Preacher: Pastor Bruce Carlson | Series: Acts: The Sent Church | Introduction: Acts 9:20-43; 2 Tim. 3:14; 1 Tim. 4:16; Col. 2:6-7

Saul’s Transformation.

Change of speech.
Change in actions.
Change in mission.

Saul’s Growth.

Increase in boldness.
Increase in understanding.
Increase in influence.

Saul’s Life Changes.

Hunter to hunted.
Devil driven to Christ driven.
Captor to corrector.

Saul’s Company.

The apostles.
The Christians.
The people whose lives are changed.


Paul’s example of continued growth is a challenge to all of us. It seems from the very beginning he was taking steps of faith to follow the Lord. Paul continued to learn about God. Paul continued to have a deeper relationship with the Lord. Paul continued to love the Bible. Paul continued to witness.

Paul’s example of continuing shows the pattern for stability, strength, and fruitfulness. We must continue!