“The Seriousness Of Sin Within The Church” – Acts 4:32-5:42

Led by Rev. Sam Mawhinney.

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Welcome & Call to Worship

Opening Hymn: IPH 174 You’re Worthy Of My Praise

Prayers of Adoration and Confession 

Reading: Acts 4:32-5:42

Sermon: “The Seriousness Of Sin Within The Church”

Praise: Jesus Paid It All

Prayers for Others


Closing Hymn: For The Cause


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Discussion & Application

Ch. 4:32-5:16

  • What did Ananias and Sapphira do wrong?
  • How did Peter and God view what they did?
  • What are the consequences for:
    • Ananias and Sapphira?
    • Peter (and the apostles)?
    • the church as a whole?
    • the wider society?

Ch. 5:17-42

  • What threat are the Apostles facing?
  • How does God intervene and for what purpose?
  • Verse 29 is an important principle! What are its implications, for the Church and for you personally? (Try to be specific.)