Monthly Archives: June 2015

The Plot To Assassinate Paul

Yesterday morning we saw how God is providentially working both to accomplish his plans for our lives and to expand his kingdom. We saw this as we looked at the story of the attempt to assassinate Paul in Acts 23:12-25. … Continue reading

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Paul Before the Sanhedrin

Yesterday morning we looked at Acts 22:22:23-11. There we saw how Paul’s Roman citizenship helped him to avoid a crippling form of torture. Then we saw Paul make a defense before the Sanhedrin. Last night we looked at Genesis 6:1-4 … Continue reading

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Paul’s Arrest and Defense in the Temple

Yesterday morning we looked at Acts 21:27-22:22. There we saw the story of how Paul was arrested in the Temple and of his subsequent defense before the Jewish mob. We saw that, although Paul was misunderstood and falsely accused, nevertheless … Continue reading

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Paul Returns to Jerusalem

Yesterday morning we looked at Acts 21:1-26. We saw the last stages of Paul’s third missionary journey as well as his meeting with James when he got to Jerusalem. One thing I focused on was the genuine love that the … Continue reading

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Paul and the Ephesian Elders – Part 2

Yesterday morning we looked at the second half of Paul’s “farewell speech” to the Ephesian elders in Acts 20:28-38. We considered some things about pastoral leadership in the church as well as the need for the pursuit of, what I … Continue reading

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