Sermons on Acts

Foundations of Faith: He Ascended into Heaven

1. Notice that our Lord’s accession into heaven was an historical event seen by multiple witnesses (v. 9).
2. Understand that Christ’s ascension marked His heavenly exhalation, coronation, and enthronement at the right hand of God the Father (vv. 10-11).
3. Take to heart that the manner in which our Lord ascended indicates the manner in which He will return (v. 11).

The Means of Grace and Spiritual Growth

1. The first and most important key to spiritual growth as a follower of Christ is the apostles’ teaching.
2. Another important key to Christian growth is the Christian fellowship of Christ’s church.
3. A third important key to spiritual growth in Christ is the breaking of bread.
4. Another vital key to spiritual growth is prayer.