“Paul’s Mission” > April 13+14 , 2013

The Texts:  Acts 19  ; “The Story” Chapter 29.    ….    The Context: Now on his third mission trip, the Apostle Paul comes to Ephesus, {modern-day Turkey}.  He stays in Ephesus for two years, first presenting the gospel to the Jews in the synagogue, then at the lecture hall of Tyrannus to anyone who would listen.  A strong local congregation emerged and Paul later wrote this church a detailed letter, The Epistle to the Ephesians, also included on the  New Testament.  ….    Pastor David Riemenschneider delivers this weeks message, the next in the series of “The Story” , a chronological journey through the entire Bible.  ….    The gospel truth merits a logical and patient communication. Sometimes the gospel truth gets some major “push back”.  When confronted by the gospel truth, some people own up to it.  At times the gospel truth is on a collision course with the culture.  “The crowd” can be dynamic, persuasive, and quite wrong!!  ….

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