July 18, 2021
Subject: Turn From Vanities
Proverbs Acts 14:15–21
Golden Text Verse: 15
15 And saying, Sirs, why do ye these things? We also are men of like passions with you, and preach unto you that ye should turn from these vanities unto the living God, which made
heaven, and earth, and the sea, and all things that are therein:
16 Who in times past suffered all nations to walk in their own ways.
17 Nevertheless he left not himself without witness, in that he did good, and gave us rain from heaven, and fruitful seasons, filling our hearts with food and gladness.
18 And with these sayings scarce restrained they the people, that they had not done sacrifice unto them.
19 And there came thither certain Jews from Antioch and Iconium, who persuaded the people, and, having stoned Paul, drew him out of the city, supposing he had been dead.
20 Howbeit, as the disciples stood round about him, he rose up, and came into the city: and the next day he departed with Barnabas to Derbe.
21 And when they had preached the gospel to that city, and had taught many, they returned again to Lystra, and to Iconium, and Antioch,
Deuteronomy 32:31, Genesis 41:16, John 5:43, James 5:17, Romans 1:21-23, Acts 10:25-26, Acts 3:12
1. What did he mean by like passions?
2. What are vanities?
3. Why did they stone Paul?
How does one obtain faith?