Reading Assignment

Things To Consider

  1. The gospel has spread from Jerusalem to Judea and Samaria but has yet to reach the farthest parts of the earth.
  2. Saul is hostile toward the church.
  3. By persecuting the church, Saul is persecuting Christ.
  4. Saul's companions were aware of God's presence but did not see what Saul saw.
  5. Saul will suffer the same persecution he was bringing to others.
  6. Saul proclaiming Jesus shows his radical conversion.
  7. Saul became a champion for Christ making him an enemy of the Jews.
  8. Peter bears the authority of Christ.
  9. The mission is moving in a Gentile direction.
  10. God takes direct action in bringing Peter and Cornelius together.
  11. God gives Peter a corresponding vision.
  12. Baptism confirms their full incorporation to the church.