Saul’s Early Ministry

February 24, 2019 ()

Bible Text: Acts 9:18-30 |

Series:

Northwest Bible Church - Feb. 24, 2019 - Book of Acts - Alan Conner

Acts 9:18-30

Saul’s Early Ministry

Intro

A. SAUL IN DAMASCUS (Acts 9:19-25).

1. Immediate proclamation of Jesus (Acts 9:20, 22).

a. Jesus is the “Son of God” (Acts 9:20) -

b. Jesus is the “Christ”(Acts 9:22) -

2. Trip to Arabia (Gal. 1:16-17).

a. Where is Arabia?

b. Why Arabia?

c. When did he go to Arabia?

3. Escape in a basket (Acts 9:23-25).

4. “Three years later” (Gal. 1:18).

B. SAUL IN JERUSALEM (Acts 9:26-30).

1. Barnabas to the rescue (Acts 9:26-27)

2. Meeting with the “apostles” = Peter and James (Gal. 1:18

3. Preaching with boldness (Acts 9:28-29).

4. Escape from Jerusalem (Acts 9:29-30).

Conclusion -

1. Be a Barnabas (Acts 9:26-27)

2. Wait on God’s timing.

3. Show your colors.