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"Perseverance in Berea"

Acts 17  •  Sermon  •  Submitted   •  Presented   •  46:11
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1. Perseverance _brought believers_

Acts 17:10–12 NIV84
As soon as it was night, the brothers sent Paul and Silas away to Berea. On arriving there, they went to the Jewish synagogue. Now the Bereans were of more noble character than the Thessalonians, for they received the message with great eagerness and examined the Scriptures every day to see if what Paul said was true. Many of the Jews believed, as did also a number of prominent Greek women and many Greek men.

1. Perseverance brought believers

2. Perseverance _brought opposition_

Acts 17:13 NIV84
When the Jews in Thessalonica learned that Paul was preaching the word of God at Berea, they went there too, agitating the crowds and stirring them up.

2. Perseverance brought opposition

3. Persevere _through changes _

Acts 17:14–15 NIV84
The brothers immediately sent Paul to the coast, but Silas and Timothy stayed at Berea. The men who escorted Paul brought him to Athens and then left with instructions for Silas and Timothy to join him as soon as possible.

3. Persevere through changes

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