Oct 11, 2012

10 EXAMPLES OF BOLD WITNESSING IN THE BOOK OF ACTS


10 EXAMPLES OF BOLD WITNESSING IN THE BOOK OF ACTS

  1. Acts 4:13Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were uneducated, common men, they were astonished. And they recognized that they had been with Jesus.” (before the Sanhedrin)
  2. Acts 4:29And now, Lord, look upon their threats and grant to your servants to continue to speak your word with all boldness…” (a prayer of the early church)
  3. Acts 4:31And when they had prayed, the place in which they were gathered together was shaken, and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and continued to speak the word of God with boldness.(the results of the prayer)
  4. Acts 9:27-28But Barnabas took him [to Jerusalem] and brought him [Paul] to the apostles and declared to them how on the road he had seen the Lord, who spoke to him, and how at Damascus he had preached boldly in the name of Jesus. 28 So he went in and out among them at Jerusalem, preaching boldly in the name of the Lord.”
  5. Acts 13:46 “And Paul and Barnabas spoke out boldly, saying, ‘It was necessary that the word of God be spoken first to you. Since you thrust it aside and judge yourselves unworthy of eternal life, behold, we are turning to the Gentiles.’” (at Pisidian Antioch)
  6. Acts 14:3So they [Paul and Barnabas] remained for a long time, speaking boldly for the Lord, who bore witness to the word of his grace, granting signs and wonders to be done by their hands.(in Iconium and at the synagogue there)
  7. Acts 18:26 “And he [Apollos] began to speak boldly in the synagogue, but when Priscilla and Aquila heard him, they took him aside and explained to him the way of God more accurately.(at the synagogue in Ephesus)
  8. Acts 19:8And he [Paul] entered the synagogue and for three months spoke boldly, reasoning and persuading them about the kingdom of God.” (at the synagogue in Ephesus)
  9. Acts 26:25–27 “But Paul said, ‘I am not out of my mind, most excellent Festus, but I am speaking true and rational words. 26 For the king knows about these things, and to him I speak boldly. For I am persuaded that none of these things has escaped his notice, for this has not been done in a corner. 27 King Agrippa, do you believe the prophets? I know that you believe.’ (Before Agrippa, Bernice and Festus in Caesarea)
  10. Acts 28:30–31 “He [Paul] lived there [on house arrest in Rome] two whole years at his own expense, and welcomed all who came to him, 31 proclaiming the kingdom of God and teaching about the Lord Jesus Christ with all boldness and without hindrance.”

1 comment:

Thank you for your comment!

Follow by Email

There was an error in this gadget

CONTACT INFO:

To find out more about the ministry of BACKPACK APOLOGETICS or to schedule a speaking event at your church or school, contact Vocab:

E-mail: vocab@vocabmalone.com