I. Intro Big Idea
God helps us overcome our fears in this world by causing us to fear Him. Matthew 10:28; 1 Corinthians 3:17
II. The Power of Grace
A. The people experienced extreme unity. John 13:35
B. Possessions were seen for what they are – not life.
III. God Knows
A. Deception is a big deal to God.
B. The Holy Spirit is a Person to which we’re all accountable. Hebrews 4:12-13
IV. God Judges
A. Ananias and Sapphira had broken trust with God. Joshua 7:1-26
B. Sapphira refused to be genuine.
A. Upholding God’s holiness provides opportunities to enter the tenderness of Christ.
B. We can be consumed by self-centeredness or delivered by the gospel.