The reading assignment and questions are below.
Preview: Glance through the questions for today’s reading so they will be fresh on your mind.
Read: Acts 25:23-26:32
Why should any of you consider it incredible that God ____________________?
First to those in Damascus, then to those in Jerusalem and in all Judea, and then to the Gentiles, I preached that they should _______________ and turn to _______________ and demonstrate their repentance by _______________.
What did Festus say when he interrupted Paul’s defense?
Why does Agrippa tell Festus Paul can’t be set free?
Reflect and Apply:
Paul stayed calm when Festus interrupted him and shouted at him. Why do you think Paul was able to stay calm in such a stressful situation? Do you stay calm when confronted by another? If so, share how and why you do so. If not, consider ways to do so in the future.
Going Beyond: Write out today’s scripture in a journal or notebook.