- Identify 2-4 key elements (intersection between Step 1’s summary statement and Step 3’s theological principle.
- In 2-3 sentences, describe a modern day parallel situation, which incorporates all of the key elements.
- In 1-2 paragraphs, give details of the same modern day situation you just described, explaining how the situation develops. This should be a story (think in terms of a sermon illustration).
Church of Antioch
The key elements drawn from the summary statement and the theological principle are worship, prayer, fasting, and the Holy Spirit’s decisive guidance. The church’s situation at Antioch helps us connect between these elements and teaches us the value of worship, prayer and fasting in recognizing Gods will in the lives of our churches today, particularly in mission.
At the church of Antioch, Saul and Barnabas and the church leaders worshiped, fasted, and prayed. Judging from the outcomes, we can tell that what drove them was the question, “where do we go from here as a Church?” They prayed and fasted to seek the Holy Spirit’s guidance in their mission’s direction …………for help with this assignment contact us via Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org