[thaudio href=’https://waukeshacitychurch.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/Sermon%20Audio/sent-out.mp3′] Sent Out | Chuck Marshall | 5/22/16 | Download[/thaudio]
All Creatures Of Our God And King [ Song ]
Prayer of Confession
Father, Long Before Creation [ Song ]
Nothing But The Blood [ Song ]
New City Catechism Q. 5
On Christ The Solid Rock [ Song ]
Let Us Love And Sing And Wonder [ Song ]
Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah [ Song ]
 The LORD reigns; let the peoples tremble!
He sits enthroned upon the cherubim; let the earth quake!
 The LORD is great in Zion;
he is exalted over all the peoples.
 Let them praise your great and awesome name!
Holy is he!
 The King in his might loves justice.
You have established equity;
you have executed justice
and righteousness in Jacob.
 Exalt the LORD our God;
worship at his footstool!
Holy is he!
Q. 5 What else did God create?
A. God created all things by his powerful Word, and all his creation was very good; everything flourished under his loving rule.
God saw all that he had made, and it was very good.
 Now there were in the church at Antioch prophets and teachers, Barnabas, Simeon who was called Niger, Lucius of Cyrene, Manaen a lifelong friend of Herod the tetrarch, and Saul.  While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, “Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.”  Then after fasting and praying they laid their hands on them and sent them off.
Barnabas and Saul on Cyprus
 So, being sent out by the Holy Spirit, they went down to Seleucia, and from there they sailed to Cyprus.  When they arrived at Salamis, they proclaimed the word of God in the synagogues of the Jews. And they had John to assist them.  When they had gone through the whole island as far as Paphos, they came upon a certain magician, a Jewish false prophet named Bar-Jesus.  He was with the proconsul, Sergius Paulus, a man of intelligence, who summoned Barnabas and Saul and sought to hear the word of God.  But Elymas the magician (for that is the meaning of his name) opposed them, seeking to turn the proconsul away from the faith.  But Saul, who was also called Paul, filled with the Holy Spirit, looked intently at him  and said, “You son of the devil, you enemy of all righteousness, full of all deceit and villainy, will you not stop making crooked the straight paths of the Lord?  And now, behold, the hand of the Lord is upon you, and you will be blind and unable to see the sun for a time.” Immediately mist and darkness fell upon him, and he went about seeking people to lead him by the hand.  Then the proconsul believed, when he saw what had occurred, for he was astonished at the teaching of the Lord.