April 10, 2019

The Great Persecution

Passage: Acts 8:1-8
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Bible Text: Acts 8:1-8 | Preacher: Pastor Bruce Carlson | Series: Acts: The Sent Church |
Saul’s Agreement.

Agreeing with sin.
Affirming sin.
Admiring sin.

Stephen’s Remembrance.

Remembered for his faith.
Remembered for his grace.
Remembered for his stand.
Remembered for his love.

Saul’s Destruction.

Havoc to the church.
Havoc to the home.
Havoc to the individual.

Scattered and Preaching.

God moved them.
God spoke through them.
God multiplied the Word.

Conclusion:

Guard ourselves against blindness.
Stay sharp in our spiritual perception.
Maintain a testimony of grace and holiness.
Be strong in the face of persecution.
Keep the main thing the main thing.

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