To establish the church must look beyond its doors, its city, and its state, if it is to fulfill the Great Commission. This lesson discusses the expansion of the gospel of Christ beyond Jerusalem into the Gentile nations, by men of color.
Evangelism, Faith, Grace, Church, Salvation, Discipleship, Leadership, Conversion, Church Growth, Barnabas, Black History, Great Commission, Missionary Work, Vision To Grow, Gospel Of Christ, Antioch Church, Men Of Color
Christian/Church Of Christ
The genuine mission to the Gentiles begins, and Antioch in Syria becomes the center for the developing church, leaving Jerusalem behind with a narrow view of evangelism. For the first time the church actively proselytized Gentiles.
Persecution, Stephen, Antioch Church, Hand Of The Lord
Several years, perhaps as many as ten years after the gospel was first preached in Antioch, men from Cyprus and Cyrene came preaching the gospel to Jews and Gentiles. Antioch’s Gentile mission came to the attention of the Jerusalem church, which sent....
Holy Spirit, Barnabas, Grace Of God, Antioch Church