Think About It

So why does this tale matter to us??

Peter vs. Weird Food

  1. Why didn't Peter want to obey God and kill and eat the animals in the vision?
  2. What was God trying to teach Peter with the vision?
  3. Why did Peter finally agree to go to Cornelius's house?

Cornelius

  1. What happened to the Gentiles when Peter preached the gospel to them?
  2. Why were the Jews amazed when they saw the Holy Spirit fall upon the Gentiles?
  3. What did Peter command when he saw the Holy Spirit fall upon the Gentiles?

Connect it to the Gospel

  1. Why did God send Peter to Cornelius?
  2. How does what Peter shared with Cornelius help us know what we need to believe?

Key Passage: Acts 11:17-18

17. "If God gave them the same gift He gave us who believed in the Lord Jesus Christ, who was I to think that I could stand in God's way?"

18. When they heard this, they had no further objections and praised God, saying, "So then even to Gentiles God has granted repentance that leads to life."