Why does God allow resistance and trials
What's your reaction to the stoning?
1. On the one hand - we identify deeply with Stephen
2. ON the other hand - we want NO part of this!
Stephen was focused on love & grace
Principle: When we die in the Lord we fulfill His will and glorify His name.
1. Stephen knew what he believed
2. Stephen was full of the Holy Spirit
3. Stephen was willing to die that others would live
Sermon Topics: resistance