SERMON OUTLINE FOR JULY 18, 2021

 

Acts 13: 1 - 3

“CROSSES MAKE GOOD CRUSADERS”

PART 2

 

 

 

INTRODUCTION:  The early Christian congregation in Antioch was blessed to have outstanding leadership.  Among these leaders were five specific prophets and teachers mentioned by Luke in Acts 13: 1 – 3.  Each of these men, in a very real sense, bore a cross for Jesus, and by so doing, became crusaders for Christ in their day.

 

 

      I.  MANAEN – THE CROSS OF THE WRONG FRIENDS.

 

     II.  BARNABAS – THE CROSS OF FINANCIAL LIBERALITY.

    III.  SAUL – THE CROSS OF PERSONAL FORGETFULNESS.

 

          A.  GALATIANS 6: 14

 

          B.  1 CORINTHIANS 2: 2

 

          C.  PHILIPPIANS 3: 4 - 11

 

    IV.  SIMEON – THE CROSS OF CALVARY.

 

          A.  MATTHEW 27: 32

 

          B.  MARK 15: 21

 

          C.  LUKE 23: 26

 

          D.  ROMANS 16: 13

 

 

 

                                                            ACTS 4: 36 - 37