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The Revelation of Jesus Christ

Quick Sermon
with Kevin Pingol
Galatians Chapter 1
Acts of the Apostles, p. 383

“While tarrying at Corinth, Paul had


cause for serious apprehension
concerning some of the churches
already established. Through the
influence of false teachers who had
arisen among the believers in
Jerusalem, division, heresy, and
sensualism were rapidly gaining
ground among the believers in
Acts of the Apostles, p. 383

“These false teachers were mingling


Jewish traditions with the truths of
the gospel. Ignoring the decision of
the general council at Jerusalem,
they urged upon the Gentile converts
the observance of the ceremonial
law.”
Who is Paul
Galatians 1:1
What was the apostle’s main concern
Galatians 1:6-9
Where did Paul get his message to the Galatians from
Galatians 1:10-12
How did the Revelation of Jesus affect Paul personally
Galatians 1:13-14
Thayer’s Greek Definitions

ἀναστροφή
anastrophē

Thayer Definition:
1) manner of life, conduct,
behaviour, deportment
Galatians 1:13-14
Before receiving the Revelation of Jesus

 Persecuted the Church of God


(verse 13)
 Zealous of Tradition (verse 14)
Galatians 1:23-24
After receiving the Revelation of Jesus

 No longer persecutes (verse 23)


 Preaches the True Faith (verse
23)
How did the Revelation of Jesus affect Paul personally
How did the Revelation of Jesus affect Paul personally

 His character was changed


 He became a messenger of God
 God was glorified in him
Why should there be a change of character
2 Corinthians 6:1, 3

“We then, as workers together with


him, beseech you also that ye
receive not the grace of
God in vain… Giving no
offence in any thing, that the
ministry be not blamed:”
Why should there be a change of character
Matthew 5:16

“Let your light so shine


before men, that they may
see your good works, and
glorify your Father which is
in heaven.”
This Day with God, p. 207

“The truth in the soul will be seen in


the circumspect life. Levity of
conduct, undue familiarity, will not
exist. If everyone who claims to be a
child of God would cherish the spirit
of kindness and love, without base
thoughts and undue attention, and
devote his God-given powers to
spreading the truth, in seeking to
The Revelation of Jesus Christ
2 Corinthians 3:18

“But we all, with open face


beholding as in a glass the
glory of the Lord, are
changed into the same
image from glory to glory,
even as by the Spirit of the
Lord.”
When was the turning point of Paul’s life
Galatians 1:15, 16
Matthew 5:16

“Let your light so shine before


men, that they may see your
good works, and glorify your
Father which is in heaven.”
Galatians 1:15, 16

“But when it pleased God,


who separated me from my
mother's womb, and called me
by his grace, To reveal his
Son in me, that I might preach
him among the heathen…”
The Revelation of Jesus Christ
Galatians 1:15, 16

“But when it pleased God,


who separated me from my
mother's womb, and called me
by his grace, To reveal his
Son in me, that I might preach
him among the heathen;
immediately I conferred not
with flesh and blood: ”
The Revelation of Jesus Christ