Acts 20:1-16

Paul revisits the churches in the province of Macedonia to encourage them.

  1. With 19:21 compare 20:1-6 and 13-16. How was Paul’s original plan modified and why?
    Follow Paul’s route on a map and discover what advantage this opposition was to Paul.
    Cf. Gen. 50:20.
  2. Paul is seeking to encourage and strengthen the young churches.
    What part do personal example (verse 4), fellowship (verse 7), and instruction (verse 11) have in this?
    With verses 7-12, cf. 2:22.
    Are the spirit and the marks of these Jewish and Gentile churches found in you and your church today?