Acts 16:6-10

Paul and his companions traveled throughout the region of Phrygia and Galatia, having been kept by the Holy Spirit from preaching the word in the province of Asia. When they came to the border of Mysia, they tried to enter Bithynia, but the Spirit of Jesus would not allow them to. So they passed by Mysia and went down to Troas. During the night Paul had a vision of a man of Macedonia standing and begging him, “Come over to Macedonia and help us.” 10 After Paul had seen the vision, we got ready at once to leave for Macedonia, concluding that God had called us to preach the gospel to them.

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One response to “Acts 16:6-10

  1. We wonder how easily they were led by the Spirit, and how clear their visions and directions were. Yet we ignore the fact that they were solely committed to the Gospel and the work of Christ. Our lives our polluted by pleasure and our own kingdoms. The fact that we don’t hear from the Spirit, after we ignore and sequester Him, should not surprise us at all.

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