February 3rd ,2019
Discussion Questions: Acts 7:46-60 1. What are some attributes of Stephen’s character that are Christlike? Where do you find these in Scripture today? For example, if you were being stoned to death, would you be praying for your killers?
2. What are some of the idols that the religious leaders are focused on (Acts 7:46-50). After reading these scriptures, what are some of your personal idols that you place in front of God in your life?
3. What does the term “stiff-necked people” refer to in Acts 7:51? Where else is this term used in the old testament? Hing: Exodus 33:5. Can you think of a time in your life that your were disobedient to God? How did your disobedience turn out for you?
4. At the time of Stephen’s death, what are two key prayers of his? (Acts 7:57-60). Do these sound familiar and where can we find other examples in the Bible? Luke 23:45 and Luke 23:34. Does anything stand out to you with these prayers? 5. What are several key future implications from the death of Stephen that Pastor Chris shared?