Family Devotional Guide - 10/20/19
Scripture: Acts 16:11-15; Ezekiel 36:26
Discussion: How does the reminder that God must open our hearts to receive the gospel impact your confidence in sharing the gospel? How should it impact your worship of, and gratitude toward, the Lord?
Song: “I Know Whom I Have Believed” by Daniel W. Whittle & James McGranahan
Scripture: Acts 16:16-24; Matthew 5:10-12
Discussion: After Paul and his team were used by the Lord to save the slave girl and deliver her from deception, they faced serious consequences—prison! It is not unusual for us to make enemies when we’re used by God to lead others out of darkness and into light. Are you willing to be persecuted? Are you prepared for persecution?
Song: “Great I AM” by Jared Anderson
Scripture: Acts 16:25-40; Psalm 40
Discussion: Discuss a time when you or someone you knew experienced deliverance from despair, much like the jailer in today’s passage.
Song: “When the Savior Reached Down for Me” by G.E. Wright & Judith E. Partin