Sermons by Dave Frodsham
And immediately he proclaimed Jesus in the synagogues, saying, “He is the Son of God.” (Acts 9:20 ESV) What has God asked you to do? Are you living in the real world and seeing the consequences of your beliefs and actions? Are you ready to take a stand for the Gospel of Jesus and then respond to what happens next?
The powerful conversion of Paul in Acts 9 is both amazing, yet at the same time resonates with our own stories of simply living normal lives for an amazing God. We look at three characters; Saul (Paul), Jesus and Ananias.
People ask many questions about what we believe or about problems they might be having. In this passage Philip finds out what questions the Ethiopian eunuch has and starts at that point. There are many applications of this message of starting points, Being ready to respond to questions , being prepared by reading and knowing more about the bible. Being obedient and following the promptings that God gives you and listening to people and the questions that they have. Also…
The stoning of Stephen started a more intense persecution against the church and caused many of the believers to scatter throughout the region of Judea, Samaria and beyond. But they stilled preached the good news wherever they went, sharing their personal stories and eye witness accounts. They were everyday evangelists and shared the gospel in their homes and work places.
As we continue our adventure through the book of Acts we discover what it truly means to be focused on your calling and how to avoid distractions. Is your gaze focused on how God is leading you today?