Scripture Verses

Acts 2-5

Study Questions

  1. Share a time you were in great fear. How do you tend to respond to fearful situations? 
  2. Read Acts 4:1-22. What upset the religious leaders in 4:1-2? What actions did they take in 4:3-7? What does this tell us about their attitude toward Peter and John?
  3. Read Acts 4:4-22. What was the reaction of the believers to John and Peter's account?
  4. Read the prayer in 4:23-31. How is this different than you might expect after all that Peter and John had been through? What are the three requests in 4:29-30? What is the significance of these requests? What does their prayer tell you about the character, power, and faithfulness of God? 
  5. Take a moment to praise the Lord for what is revealed about Jesus in this passage? Ask the Holy Spirit to prepare you to minister through the persecution you may face ahead.
Downloads & Resources

Preaching, Boldness, and Prayer

Dr. Jon Morrissette - 2/18/2024