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 28:1-31
How did the islanders react when a viper attached itself to Paul’s hand?
What did Paul do about the viper? How did he react?
His (Publius) father was sick in bed, suffering from ______________ and _______________. Paul went in to see him and, after prayer, placed his hands on him and _______________ him. When this had happened, the rest of the sick on the island came and were _______________.
They examined me (Paul) and wanted to release me because I was not guilty of any ___________________.
Therefore I want you to know that God’s salvation has been sent to the _______________, and they will listen!
Reflect and Apply:
Describe a time in your life when you heard but did not understand and saw without perceiving. How did that affect you in the outcome of the situation? How might it have been different if you’d understood and perceived?
Going Beyond: Write out today’s scripture in a journal or notebook.