Trusting God Leads to Usefulness for God

Trusting God Leads to Usefulness for God

Upon reaching v.10 of Acts 28, Paul had continued to trust in God, despite a seemingly hopeless situation and a seemingly irrational pathway to safety.  This led to expansive ministry among a previously unreached people.  God loves to do this.  He loves to open up...
The Intent of Gospel Ministry

The Intent of Gospel Ministry

Paul’s defense in Acts 26 has a theme of how gospel ministry opens the eyes of the blind upon repentance and faith in Jesus Christ. This understanding is essential as we think about our own salvation and our ministry to others.  Reason being, we will not give God the...
A Faithful Defense

A Faithful Defense

When we are defending the gospel by giving an account for the hope that is in us, we begin with what defined us as an unbeliever and how that manifested itself. The following question can help us get to those answers: How were you in opposition to God, the gospel and...