Scripture Reading: Acts 1:6-11
Memory Verse: But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you;and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” Acts 1:8
1. You will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes upon you! Acts 1:8
- You received this power when you were saved! Romans 8:14-16
- You received this power along with all other saved people!
- You receive this power to express your “sonship” in Jesus!
- The Holy Spirit never leaves you! Matthew 28:20
- The Holy Spirit will tell you what to say in unexpected situations! Don’t worry! Luke 12:11-12
- The Holy Spirit will arrange opportunity for you to share Jesus! Colossians 4:13
- The Holy Spirit equips us to withstand opposition. 1 Corinthians 16:9
- As the CHURCH: Matthew 16:18
- As Jesus’ Body: 1 Corinthians 12:27
- With your gifts! Ephesians 4:11-12
- With your good works (salt and light)! Matthew 5:16
- Avoid being intellectually sidetracked! Example: Searching for times and dates
- Avoid being experientially sidetracked! Example: Staying too long in places that should be passed through!
- Accept responsibility for your sphere of influence! Jerusalem, Judea, Samaria?
- Get tell!
- Look for opportunity!
- Don’t worry!
- Rely on the Holy Spirit!