June 26, 2019

The Early Reality

Passage: Acts 12
Service Type:
  1. Persecution:
    • The murder.
    • The martyr. Matt. 20:23
      • James the apostle. Matt. 20:23
    • The imprisoned.
  2. Prayer.
    • The churches response. 1 Peter 4:8; Luke 22:44
    • The churches perspective.
    • The churches positive.
  3. Punishment.
    • Anger displayed.
    • Arrogance displayed.
    • Angelic destruction.

Conclusion:

  • We need to follow God's influence not men.
  • We need to value God's treasure more than our own.
  • We need to accept God's plan for influencing this world.
  • We need to realize though God is merciful there comes a time when God says enough is enough!