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Message Two

Finishing with FAITH

Prayer: Fastening Your Faithbelt
Acts 4:23-31

T he s is God is not only present in our uncertainty, but he is _______________ us through it

An Experiential Exegesis of Turbulent Times

1. Will the ____________ will continue recovery or start a free fall? 2. Will the ________ we are involved in ever end, or will we be entangled in some new, unanticipated conict abroad? 3. Will __________________ abate, or will another unanticipated attack usher in new waves of anxiety and insecurity?

Point 1. God is not so much interested in your ______________ as he is in your character. Point 2. All God is and all God has is at the ________________ of those who pray. Point 3. Gods power through us together is greater than the sum of Gods power in us _________________
DEFINITION: Faith means to be persuaded about Gods promise to the extent that it enables Gods performance, Luke 1:45; Acts 27:25; Rom 4:21; Heb 11:11

Restoring Pentecostal Practice

1. Restore ____________, 23-24 A. Prayer is a response to what God has ______________ done, 23 B. Prayer is a _________ of desire, 24 2. _______________ who God is, 24-28 A. __________________, 24 B. __________________, 25-27 C. __________________, 28

Psalm 46:1-2 God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore will not we fear, though the earth be removed, and though the mountains be carried into the midst of the sea;
15 July, 2012 1

Next Sunday! Finishing with FAITH Pushing Faith Off the Dime, Luke 16:1-8 Sermon Audio 2012 Career Class Prayer Diary

Psalm 112:6-8 Surely he shall not be moved for ever: the righteous shall be in everlasting remembrance. He shall not be afraid of evil tidings: his heart is xed, trusting in the Lord. His heart is established, he shall not be afraid, John 3:16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.

Restoring Pentecostal Practice

3. ______________ for God to work, 29-31 A. They requested revival for their ________________________ B. They requested revival of their ________________________

Alan Shelby

Outline Acts 4:23-31

I. SOVEREIGN IN HANDLING HIS HATERS, 23-28 A. Disciples Report, 23 B. David Wrote, 24-26 1. Of Gods Power, 24 2. Of Gods Providence, 25-26 a. In the multitude, 25 b. In the monarchs, 26 C. Disciples Reconrm, 27-28 1. Human Responsibility, 27 2. Divine Restraint, 28 II. STRONG IN HANDLING OUR HATERS, 29-31 A. Resource of Supplication, 29-30 1. Courage for the Times, 29 2. Conrmation of the Truth, 30 B. Renewal By Determination, 31

FINISHING WITH FAITH! Sun Jul 22 Pushing Faith Off the Dime, Luke 16:1-8 Sun Aug 5 Aint Nobody Going to Turn Me Around, Acts 20:24 Sun Aug 12 Escaping Performance-Based Belief, Matt 20:10-16

2 Acts 4:23-31