The Church Attacked

Soon after the church is called out by the preaching of the gospel, gathered together into a congregation and activated for ministry in the world, it is attacked. The church does battle against its enemy by the power of the Holy Spirit. Text: Acts 3:1-6:7

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The Church Activated

After the Holy Spirit was poured out, the church was activated as thousands of baptized believers became established around four core activities that continue today: the teaching of God’s Word, fellowship, breaking of bread, and prayers. Text: Acts 2:42-47

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The Holy Spirit and the Heart

The Holy Spirit works in the human heart at every stage of salvation. He convicts us of our sin and need. He leads us to repentance and faith. He applies salvation to us by cleansing us of sin and filling us with his presence. Text: Acts 2:36-41

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The Day in Which We Live

The day in which we live is for the Lordship of Christ to be acknowledged and the Spirit of God to fill his people for his glory in the world. We live in a long day of opportunity for people to call upon the Lord to be saved. Text: Acts 2:14-36

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Spirit-Filled Messaging

The Church, filled with the Holy Spirit, tells the message of the mighty works of God. People, drawn by the Holy Spirit, hear the message of God’s power and grace, and ask, “What does this mean?” What message are we telling and what are others hearing? Text: Acts 2:1-13

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The Spirit Falls

The disciples were in Jerusalem waiting for the promise of the Father when the Holy Spirit fell upon them. This shows us that the Spirit of God equips the people of God to live out the mission of God in the power of God. Text: Acts 2:1-13

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