A message for Peter: “God doesn’t show favoritism, and neither should you!”
A message for Cornelius: “Forgiveness through Jesus is powerful enough to reach anyone.”
“God accepts on Equal terms anyone whose faith is in Jesus.”
Get personal: What kinds of people make me feel uncomfortable?
We can overcome our barriers!
- Recognize, before God, you’re no different from them.
- Remember, at one time, you too were far from God.
- Repeat the gospel to yourself over & over.
- Take steps to get closer to someone different from you.
My next step with God this week is to..
- ...come to Jesus for forgiveness.I need it!
- ...pray: “Lord, help me overcome my barriers so I can love ______________ enough to share Jesus with them.
- ...take steps to get closer to someone who’s not like me.Here’s where I want to start: ___________________________________