sets the stage for the rest of the book. We have our mission, but more importantly we have been equipped to fulfill that mission.
Sermon Scripture and Outline
Sermon Scripture - Acts 1:1-11
- Luke 24:48-49
- Matthew 28:18-20
- John 16:7
- Romans 8:11
- What is the mission of the church (not just Waypoint, but the church as a whole)?
- Read Luke 24:48-49. What does it mean to have power from on high? What does this passage tell us about our ability to be ambassadors for Christ?
- Read Acts 1:8. What do you believe about the power of the Holy Spirit? Why do we often ignore the work of the Holy Spirit in the life of the church?
- Where is your personal mission field? Do you attempt to reach those within your mission field?
- Would you be willing to commit to pray for five unbelievers that you know personally during our time in Acts? Ask the Lord to open doors to share the gospel with them and that they would be receptive.
- What is something the Lord has been teaching you this week?