Sermon Scripture: Acts 11:19-30
Sermon Big Idea: Believers were first called Christians because Jesus was a common name, but Christ only belongs to one.
- In Antioch, the Gospel was still spreading broad, but narrow.
- In Antioch, God’s grace was on the message and the messenger.
- In Antioch, discipleship led to a name change.
- In Antioch, Christians realized they belonged to a bigger family.
We look to the cross as a place of triumph where our heart was stirred. We look to Antioch as a place to model how to stir other’s hearts.