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Paul’s Second Missionary Journey: Lesson 6

“When the owners of the slave girl realized that their hope of making money was gone, they seized Paul and Silas and dragged them into the marketplace to face the authorities. They brought them before the magistrates and said, “These men are Jews, and are throwing our city into an uproar by advocating customs unlawful for…

Paul’s Second Missionary Journey: Lesson 3

“Paul and his companions traveled throughout the region of Phrygia and Galatia, having been kept by the Holy Spirit from preaching the word in the province of Asia. When they came to the border of Mysia, they tried to enter Bithynia, but the Spirit of Jesus would not allow them to. So they passed by…

Paul’s Second Missionary Journey: Lesson 2

“He came to Derbe and then to Lystra, where a disciple named Timothy lived, whose mother was a Jewess and a believer, but whose father was a Greek.” Acts 16:1 Paul and Silas set out on their journey and arrived in Lystra, a town once located in present-day Turkey. They undertook this trip to encourage…

Paul’s Second Missionary Journey: Lesson 1

We studied the first missionary journey of Paul earlier this year. These posts highlighted the passages of Acts 13:1-15:35. This study on Paul’s second missionary journey will resume where we left off at Acts 15:36 and continue through Acts 18:23. As companions, Paul and Barnabas had journeyed together sharing the message of Christ with those…

Paul’s First Missionary Journey: Lesson 6: Acts 15:5-35

Our sojourn with Paul on his first missionary journey comes to a conclusion this week. All of the posts pertaining to this series can be found on the Current Study Page then later they will be archived and located on the Bible Studies Archive Page. Paul and Barnabas have returned from their mission but questions concerning…

Paul’s First Missionary Journey: Lesson 5: Acts 14:21-15:4

We have only one week left in our study of Paul’s First Missionary Journey. All of the posts pertaining to this study can be found under the Current Study Page. Paul barely escaped with his life from Lystra. He had been stoned and left for dead when the disciples found him outside of the city….

Paul’s First Missionary Journey: Lesson 4: Acts 14:8-20

For more on Paul’s First Missionary Journey, view the other posts in this series located on the Current Study Page. Misunderstandings and miscommunications can lead to all sorts of trouble. For Paul and Barnabas, when they entered Lystra, the trouble began. Paul had spoken to a man who had been crippled from birth. When he…

Paul’s First Missionary Journey: Lesson 3: Acts 13:44-14:7

Today, we move into our third week of learning about Paul’s first missionary journey. I have a Facebook group set up for more discussion, a weekly lesson plan, and video lessons. If you’d like to join in, send me a message. All of the posts for this study can also be found under the Current…