"Stories from the Book of Acts"
Anchor Passage: Acts 9:1-2
The Big Idea: Be careful with the plans you make; the tighter you hold onto your own agenda, the more painful it will be when Jesus changes your direction.
2. It's never too late to admit you are on the wrong path.
3. Looking back, tell your story in your own words.
Anchor Passage: Acts 8:4-8
The Big Idea: We all have a story that can connect us to Jesus.
2. The story of Jesus is not an "us vs. them" story.
3. The story of Jesus has room for you.
Anchor Passage: Acts 7:54-8:1
The Big Idea: Watch what happens when we embrace the victory and don't play the victim.
2. Confront the world with Jesus.
3. Leave all consequences of obedience to Jesus.
Anchor Passage: Acts 5:1-10
The Big Idea: It is okay to be authentically flawed; it is not okay to be spiritually fake.