Biblical Truth #5: PERSEVERE

Share: an update on your life & obedience to Jesus (Grow & Go goals).

Read: In John 15:18-19, Jesus says...

Tell the story: The Persecuted Church (Acts 5:27-42)

Retell the story together.

Read the story aloud.

Discover: Use the Sword Bible Study method to discuss the story and reveal its meaning for our lives.

Practice telling the story.


Explore More:

What trials will Christians face? John 16:33 - Many trials and challenges.

Why should we persevere? James 1:12 – A promised, heavenly crown of life.

How do we persevere? Hebrews 12:1-2 – We look to Jesus who persevered.

Who will face suffering? Acts 2:42, 1 Corinthians 11:27-29 – Baptized disciples devoted to Jesus.


Grow & Go Assignments:

• Continue growing by reading 2-4 chapters per day in the book of John over the next couple of weeks.

• Share your story and Jesus’ story with others. Train new disciples to obey Jesus using the Biblical truths of Christ.


Prayer: “Lord, my life belongs to you. Train me to persevere through trials and temptations.”