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Seeing the Spirit at Work

John Stott Bible Studies

Revised Edition

by John Stott
With Phyllis J. Le Peau

  • Length: 96 pages
  • Dimensions: 0 × 0 in
  • Published: June 02, 2020
  • Imprint: IVP Bible Studies
  • Item Code: 5589
  • ISBN: 9780830855896

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Study Scripture with John Stott

The Spirit moved in dramatic ways in the early church. The gospel was preached, thousands were added to their number, many were healed, and the good news about Jesus was spread across continents. Covering the exciting action of the Spirit in the years just following Jesus' life on earth, this study will open your eyes to the Spirit's power in the past and present and help you apply the riches of Scripture to your own life.

John Stott was one of the world's leading and most-loved Bible teachers and preachers. In this Bible study guide you can explore Scripture under his guidance, enhancing your own in-depth study with insights gained from his years of immersion in God's Word.


Introducing Acts

1. Waiting for the Spirit—Acts 1
2. Receiving the Spirit—Acts 2
3. The Outbreak of Persecution—Acts 3:1—4:31
4. Satanic Counterattack—Acts 4:32—6:7
5. Stephen the Martyr—Acts 6:8—7:60
6. Philip the Evangelist—Acts 8:1-40
7. The Conversion of Saul—Acts 9:1-31
8. The Conversion of Cornelius—Acts 9:32—11:18
9. Growing Pains—Acts 11:19—12:24
10. Spreading the Word—Acts 12:25—14:28
11. Resolving Conflict—Acts 15:1—16:5
12. Following the Spirit—Acts 16:6—17:15
13. City of Idols—Acts 17:16-34
14. Good News Strategy—Acts 18—19
15. Saying Goodbye—Acts 20:1—21:17
16. Politics and Religion—Acts 21:18—23:35
17. The Gospel on Trial—Acts 24—26
18. Following God's Lead—Acts 27—28

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John Stott

John R. W. Stott (1921–2011) has been known worldwide as a preacher, evangelist, and communicator of Scripture. For many years he served as rector of All Souls Church in London, where he carried out an effective urban pastoral ministry. A leader among evangelicals in Britain and the United States and around the world, Stott was a principal framer of the landmark Lausanne Covenant (1974).

Stott's many books have sold millions of copies around the world and in dozens of languages. His best-known work, Basic Christianity, has sold two million copies and has been translated into more than sixty languages. Other titles include The Cross of Christ, Understanding the Bible, The Contemporary Christian, Evangelical Truth, Issues Facing Christians Today, The Incomparable Christ, Why I Am a Christian, and Through the Bible Through the Year, a daily devotional. He has also written eight volumes in The Bible Speaks Today series of New Testament expositions.