41 So those who received his word were baptized, and there were added that day about three thousand souls. 42 And they devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers. 43 And awe[a] came upon every soul, and many wonders and signs were being done through the apostles. 44 And all who believed were together and had all things in common. 45 And they were selling their possessions and belongings and distributing the proceeds to all, as any had need. 46 And day by day, attending the temple together and breaking bread in their homes, they received their food with glad and generous hearts,47 praising God and having favor with all the people. And the Lord added to their number day by day those who were being saved.
I. SHARED MOMENTS CREATE STRONGER COMMUNITY.
A. What began as a moment became a lifestyle
B. SHARED MOMENTS CREATE A COMMUNITY OF SUPPORT.
“Where there is no guidance, a people falls, but in an abundance of counselors there is safety.”
II. SHARED MOMENTS INSPIRE MORE MOMENTS
A. IT’S ABOUT REMAINING – NOT RECREATING
B. MAYBE YOUR SHARED MOMENT COULD LEAD TO SOMEONES SALVATION MOMENT
13 For “Everyone who calls on the name of the LORD will be saved.” 14 But how can they call on him to save them unless they believe in him? And how can they believe in him if they have never heard about him? And how can they hear about him unless someone tells them?