Summary: Seeking and finding God.
Acts 10:1-8,19-22 Insights Of a Man Named Cornelius
Intro:Cornelius, the man who was so much - like
I. He was a Good Man, According to His
A. He was a Military Man - Centurion.
B. He was a Moral Man - “just man, one who
C. He was a Model Man - “of good reputation
among all the nation of the Jews”
II. He was a Religious Man, According to
A. A Professing Man - “devout man and one
who feared God” - Sincere in his belief.
B. A Providing Man - “who gave alms
generously” - Charitable and a good
C. A Praying Man - “prayed to God always” -
The one prayer he needed answered would
III. He was a Lost Man, According to God’s
A. He was Religious, but this was Not Enough.
B. He was Sincere, but this was Not Salvation.
C. He was Charitable, but this will Not Suffice.
D. He was a Person of Prayer, But Salvation
F. Peter was an Apostle, needed to be humbled.
1. Because of Bigotry. 2. To Witness.
IV. He was Finally a Saved Man.[44-47]
A. He Heard the Word - not with ears only, but
with His Heart.
B. He Accepted the Word of Salvation and the
C. He Magnified God - Confessing Jesus Christ