Acts Outline and Paul’s Ministry Timeline

An outline of the book of Acts and Paul’s ministry I. A Friendship Formed: Barnabas and Saul (Paul)    A. Saul taken to Antioch by Barnabas, they stay for a year Acts 11:25-26             1. Barnabas and Saul in charge of offering for famine relief to Jerusalem Acts 11:29-30, AD 46             2….

Gospel In A Hostile Culture (Acts 19)

MOTIVATE Happy October. In our house, this month is bookend by two events: 1) OBX, 2) Halloween Candy. Many seek to discover the world’s greatest – whether it’s candy, restaurants, cars, cities, or overall wonders of the world. History has identified 7 wonders of the world with its beginnings over 2,000 years ago from travelers…

Gospel In An Immoral Culture (Acts 18)

MOTIVATE Charles Barnes, early SPBC pastor from 1961-1970, said Severna Park was in the middle of a triangle of influence: Annapolis, Washington D.C., and Baltimore. We have potential to influence Maryland / Region / World without even having to leave our state. Likewise, Paul’s aim for spreading the gospel was to travel and stay in…

Gospel In Idolatrous Culture (Acts 17)

MOTIVATE EXAMINE       Acts 17 To reach the unreached, Christians must elevate essentials of the faith. 1 Now when they had passed through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where there was a synagogue of the Jews. 2 And Paul went in, as was his custom, and on three Sabbath days he reasoned with them from…