The church of Jesus Christ should be a powerful influence in the world of men. Verses 31, 35, and 42 give evidence to the mighty influence the early church had in the first century. Where did their powerful influence come from?
I. Powerful people are passionate people. (verse 31) “Edified”
II. Powerful people are pure people. (verse 31) “Walking in the fear of the Lord”
III. Powerful people are positive people. (verse 31) “Walking in the comfort of the Spirit”