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Sunday School 9:30 am

Celebration Service 10:50 am

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Epic Kids Midweek

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(3yrs-6th Grade)


Adult Bible Study & Prayer 
6:30 pm

Students Grades 7-12 6:30 pm 

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Transformed: Learning to Endure!

Posted 2/23/2020

Sermon Series from Acts: Transformed

Transformed: Learning to Endure!

Acts 14:1-7

 1  In Iconium they entered the Jewish synagogue, as usual, and spoke in such a way that a great number of both Jews and Greeks believed. 2  But the unbelieving Jews stirred up the Gentiles and poisoned their minds against the brothers. 3  So they stayed there a long time and spoke boldly for the Lord, who testified to the message of his grace by enabling them to do signs and wonders. 4  But the people of the city were divided, some siding with the Jews and others with the apostles. 5  When an attempt was made by both the Gentiles and Jews, with their rulers, to mistreat and stone them, 6  they found out about it and fled to the Lycaonian towns of Lystra and Derbe and to the surrounding countryside. 7  There they continued preaching the gospel.

The First Missionary Journey, Acts 13, 14


1. The Ministry of Paul & Barnabas

  • The Partnership, v. 1
  • The Plan, v. 1
  • They Preached with Purpose & Power, v. 1, 3
    • What did they preach? Grace, v. 3; 13:38,39
    • Their preaching divided, v. 4; Luke 12:51
  • They Persevered, v. 2-3 (Gal. 6:9)

2. The Mistreatment of Paul & Barnabas

  • Some did not Believe v. 2
  • They Excited & Poisoned the people’s minds, v. 4
  • Plans were to Kill them, but God protected them.

5  When an attempt was made by both the Gentiles & Jews, with their rulers, to mistreat & stone them, 6  they found out about it & fled to the Lycaonian towns of Lystra & Derbe & to the surrounding countryside.

Acts 14:5-6

3. Principles to Remember for Enduring

  • Ministry is better together.
  • Start where you are with the people you know.
  • The gospel unites and divides.
  • We experience God’s presence and power AS WE obey God & persevere in hardship (Rom. 5:3-5)