June 22, 2021

Discover:

  • What was Paul’s message as he left Ephesus, and as he traveled through Macedonia toward Greece?
  • How does Paul describe his activities during the time he spent at Ephesus? What does he say about his reason for going to Jerusalem? What is it that is important to him?

Respond:

  • What dangers does the church face today? How can we prepare and watch for these dangers? 
  • What can we learn by Paul’s example of ministry and how can we apply it to our lives today?

June 21, 2021

Discover:

  • Describe the encounter Paul had with the disciples when he arrived at Ephesus. What do we learn about baptism from this passage? 
  • What led to the riot in Ephesus? What happened as a result of this?

Respond:

  • When are you tempted to use your own power and ability rather than relying on God’s power and ability? What do you do during these times?
  • In what ways do you need to break from your own patterns and ways to fully follow Jesus?

June 20, 2021

Discover:

  • How do Peter and John stay focused on the singular mission of proclaiming Christ amid distractions and opposition?
  • Why was it clearly the Holy Spirit acting when Peter and John were preaching?

Respond:

  • Have you preached the message of Christ while being persecuted? What happened?
  • Pray for strength and conviction. Pray to have urgency in your mission to preach the good news of Christ to those who don’t know Him.