Acts 19:21 Paul resolved in the Spirit to pass through Macedonia (Thessolanica & Philippi) and Achaia (Corinth) and go to Jerusalem, saying, “After I have been there, I must also see Rome.
How 1 & 2 Cor fit into Acts Acts 19:21 = I Cor 16:1-8 (Paul’s plans) I Cor written shortly after Acts 19:21 Acts 20:1 = 2 Cor 2:13 & 8:1 2 Cor written in Macedonia Act 20:2 = 2 Cor 13:1 Paul came to visit after writing 2 Cor
l Cor 15 Witnesses to the Resurrection Who does Paul list?
l Cor 15 Witnesses to the Resurrection Cephas – Peter James Paul himself The other apostles –Matthew who wrote a gospel –John who wrote a gospel More than 500
How Romans fits into Acts Acts 20:3-5 = Rom 15:25-26 Paul wrote Romans on the way to Jerusalem as he was leaving Achaia and Macedonia
Great Verses in Romans What are some verses we all know?
Great Verses in Romans 3:23 all have sinned and fallen short of the glory of God 6:23 the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life 6:1 are we to continue in sin that grace may abound? By no means! 8:1 there is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ 8:28 all things work together for good for those who love the Lord 8:31 If God is for us who can be against us! 12:1 Do not be conformed to this world but transformed by the renewing of your mind.
Theme Scripture of Romans For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek. For in it the righteous of God is reveal from faith to faith, as it is written, “the righteous shall live by faith.” 1:16-17
The gospel changes our lives 2:4-10 God’s kindness is meant to lead you to repentance...He will render each one according to his works…those who by patience in well- doing [vs.] those who obey unrighteousness 6:15-18 obedient from the heart to the standard of teaching to which you were committed. 8:13 if you live according to the flesh you will die, but if by the Spirit you put to death the deeds of the body, you will live.
Rom 10:9 If you confess with your lips Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart God raised him from the dead you will be saved. Does this mean we are saved by faith alone? What does it mean to confess Jesus is Lord?
Confessing Jesus as Lord Luke 6:46 Jesus said “Why do you call me Lord Lord and not do what I tell you?” Mat 7:21 “Not everyone who says to me Lord Lord will enter the kingdom of heaven but the one who does the will of my Father in heaven.”
Paul’s Posse Acts 20:4 – list of Paul’s travel party Acts 20:5-6 – who else is mentioned?
Paul’s Posse Acts 20:4 – list of Paul’s travel party Acts 20:5-6 – who else is mentioned? These went ahead and were waiting for us at Troas, but we sailed away from Philippi after the days of Unleavended Bread, and if 5 days, we came to them at Troas, where we stayed for 7 days. 2 Tim 4:11 - Luke alone is with me