Sermons on Acts
Sermon Outline: Attitudes affect hearing the Word of God :44-45 Declaring the Word to the World :46-47 Divine Appointments because of the Word :48-52
Sermon Outline: 1. God’s Promises are Fulfilled in Jesus v. 32-37 2. Forgiveness of Sin is Offered through Jesus v. 38 3. Justification Makes a Believer Right with God v. 39 4. A Warning: Listen to the Word v. 40-41 5. A Hunger Created for the Word . v.42-43
Sermon Outline: God has a word for You :15-16 God chose a spiritual heritage :17-22 God sent the Savior Jesus :23-25 God’s Response to those who dismiss Jesus as the Savior :26-31 Resurrection Church Commission
Sermon Outline: Anyone here want to know God’s will? Leaders in Active Preparation :1 Led by the Holy Spirit :2-3 A listening church. Leaving on Mission :4-5 A faithful team. Looking Evil in the Eye :6-11 Power in Jesus Name Living in the will of God :12 Sinners Saved “Expect great things from God, Attempt great things for God.” William Carey
Sermon Outline: Intro: Tipping the Scales Has the thought that you can go too far and tip the scales of justice, ever “put the fear of God in you?” The message for us is that God did not create us to die, but to live in an eternal relationship with him. Believers Saved from: Not There Romans 6:23 – kept from the wages of sin 1 Cor. 15:54-55 – kept from the sting of death John 3:16 – kept from…
Sermon Outline: The Church in Spiritual Warfare We cooperate to do missions better together than we can alone. The Praying Church Prayer uplifts Christians pushes back the darkness. Praying for Missionaries Praying for Open Doors
Sermon Outline: Diverse Strategy :19-20 :19 … spreading the word only among Jews. :20 some… began to speak to Greeks also, telling them the good news about the Lord Jesus. PROCLAIM Divine Blessing :21-22 :21 The Lord’s hand was with them, and a great number of people believed and turned to the Lord. Discerned Leading :23-28 :23 When he arrived and saw what the grace of God had done… :25-26 Then Barnabas went to Tarsus to look for Saul, 26…
Sermon Outline: :2 Believers Criticized him :4 Peter told them the Whole story :18 They had no other objections and Praised God.
Sermon Outline: Ready to Walk to the Door : 23-24 A Foot in the Door : 25-33 Continuing through the Door : 34-48
Sermon Outline: God reached out in a vision to connect to a devout Believer. “What is it Lord?” Cornelius’ prayers connected him to God. “Your prayers and your acts of charity have ascended as a memorial offering before God.” Peter’s mindset disconnected him from God’s vision for him. “No, Lord!” Peter said. “For I have never eaten anything impure and ritually unclean.” God connected the dots for Peter, who then obeyed! While Peter was thinking about the vision, the Spirit…
Sermon Outline: It had happened before. Jesus did God’s will even though it would lead to a Cross The Apostles did God’s will even though it would Lead to Martyrdom Today the church is challenged to faithfulness in doing God’s will, led by the Holy Spirit. Care for the Poor Provide for Family, Orphans and Widows Work toward Justice for the Oppressed Heal the Sick, Broken and Demonized The needs go on.
Sermon Outline: There was a classic game show on radio and TV for 48 years from 1940-1988. The name of the game show was Truth or Consequences. Truth – answer the question right and be rewarded. If not able to answer the question which most could not, there were zany consequences, usually a stunt of some kind. In a whole different setting we find out about some consequences for sinful behavior. We find out that though Saul had placed his…