8-26-18, Pastor Luke, Commissioned
(Acts 9:10-19, 22:12-21, Jonah)
Ananias was commissioned by the Lord in a vision.
- Rise and go to Straight Street
- To the house of Judas
- Look for Saul of Tarsus
Ananias has an opportunity to walk by FAITH.
The Lord said Go. (Matt. 28:18-20)
- He is a chosen instrument-
- You are a chosen instrument. (John 15:16,19)
- When you have God, you have all you need to fulfill God’s call on your life! (John 15:5)
To carry the name of Jesus-
- To Gentiles
- To Kings
- To Jews
From persecutor to preacher, only God can do that!
- Ananias went-
- Entered the house
- Laid his hands on Saul
Ananias and Saul were witnesses to the miraculous power of Jesus through obedient humans.
Saul regains his sight.
- Filled with the Holy Spirit
- Was baptized
- Began eating
Obedience is God’s love language. (John 15:14)
Obedience leads to God’s blessing. (Psalm 24:3-5)
Key to Transformation
Are you living out your Commissioning?
- Crisis Presented (James 1:2-4, Eph. 6:10-20)
- Character Tested (Romans 12:1-2, 1 Cor. 10:13)
- Victory Granted “By God Alone”!!! (Romans 8:37, 1 Cor. 15:50-58)