Manly Man Study – Lessons from the life of Paul

Manly Man – Bible Study / Accountability

Study 11 – Lessons from the life of Paul

Acts 7, 8 & 9

  1. What did Paul, known as Saul of Tarsus, do before his encounter the Lord Jesus Christ? Describe him before his conversion. Describe him after his conversion. How has the Lord Jesus Christ made a difference in your life?

 

 

  1. Read: Roman 1 Corinthians 9:24-27 – How did Paul compare his life to running a race? What is the prize for which Paul was striving? What was Paul’s greatest concern in the race? How does this apply to you? (Specifics)

 

 

  1. Read Philippians 3 – What did Paul consider the goal of his life? Why? Was Paul ever satisfied with himself and his achievements? What was his motto for life? How can you best apply that motto to your life?

 

 

 

  1. Read 2 Timothy 4:6-8 – How did Paul look back upon the race of life? How did Paul describe the finish line of the race? Did he have any regrets?

 

 

 

 

  1. Looking over Paul’s life from the NT – what were three keys to his success to finish the course of life?

 

 

 

  1. What is your greatest struggle in the race of life? How is Paul’s life an encouragement to keep pressing on? What do you look forward to the most?