Repentance Unto Life (Acts 11:1-18)

It might seem redundant to consider Acts 11:1-18 after looking at Acts 10:1-48. The vast majority of what is said is recounting what happened in Acts 10. But the key is to see why those events are retold: It’s all about the question, “Who is good enough for God to accept?”

  1. The Challenge Issued (v1-3)
  2. The Change Explained (v4-17)
  3. The Chance to Belong (v18)

Sunday 16th December 2018

Review questions:

  • Why were ‘the circumcision’ stirring up trouble for Peter (v1-3)?
  • Why did the Jews have purity laws (Ex 19:3-6)?
  • Does it matter how Christians live (Gal 5:1)? Why/why not?
  • What changed (v16-17)?
  • What was the same with the disciples at Pentecost & Cornelius (2:38, 10:44-47)?
  • Who made the change (v4-17)?
  • The purity laws were _________________ to lead us to __________ (Col 2:17, Heb 10:1)
  • How can I be acceptable to God (v18)?

Application questions:

  • A question I have:
  • A truth to share:
  • Something to pray about:
  • How I should live: