Sermon outline: This is an abbreviated outline with the complete sermon downloadable at the bottom of the post.
Text: Acts 9:36-43
Title: Revival in Joppa
Introduction: Acts 9 is a testimonial of:
- The miracle of salvation!
- The ministry of serving!
- The manifestation of a overeign God!
This passage is about how the Lord uses revival to stir a church for His glory.
I. A Special Damsel
A. She was special because of her devotion
B. She was special because of her deeds
C. She was special because of her donations
II. A Sickness unto Death
III. A Supernatural Demonstration
A. A time of review
B. A time of requesting
C. A time of revitalization
D. A time of rejoicing
Conclusion: Revivals are a spiritually necessary working of the Holy Spirit in the life of a church and its members. Revivals are used of God to awaken the saints, strengthen the things that remain, and “resurrect” some things that may have died.