Acts 7:1-53 – The Stories We Tell
Stephen retells some of Israel’s most famous stories, revealing to the Sanhedrin that they were part of the long history of resistance against God’s work and chosen deliverers.
“think of a solider. A soldier doesn’t give himself orders. He doesn’t draw up his own battle lines. He is subordinate to the leading and timing of his commander. So, in seeking to minister, or in seeking to glorify God in our lives, we need to be led and directed before making choices and attempting new ventures. “