Acts 18:6-11

But when they opposed Paul and became abusive, he shook out his clothes in protest and said to them, “Your blood be on your own heads! I am innocent of it. From now on I will go to the Gentiles.”

Then Paul left the synagogue and went next door to the house of Titius Justus, a worshiper of God. Crispus, the synagogue leader, and his entire household believed in the Lord; and many of the Corinthians who heard Paul believed and were baptized.

One night the Lord spoke to Paul in a vision: “Do not be afraid; keep on speaking, do not be silent. 10 For I am with you, and no one is going to attack and harm you, because I have many people in this city.” 11 So Paul stayed in Corinth for a year and a half, teaching them the word of God.

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One response to “Acts 18:6-11

  1. Paul struggled with real fear that he would be harmed because of his message. God called him to continue his message and he believed God that He would protect Him.

    My fears are only of rejection or embarrassment. Yet I struggle to obey and to share. My faith is more in my own self-protection than in Him who send me.

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