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