Acts 7:54-60 Pt 2. Maybe the religious leaders really hoped deep down that they wouldn’t have to kill anymore people for the greater good. Maybe they secretly liked it. Whatever their deepest motives, their actions spoke clearly. Stephen had thinked the wrong thinks and he had to punished.
His fate is decided, but how will Stephen handle himself in the face of unchecked hatred and violence?
Matt Whitman believes in God and thinks things are funny. He was raised in Fort Collins, Colorado before moving to Chicago where he graduated from Trinity College and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. He met his wife Camilla on his first day of college in his first class. They’ve got three kids together and now live in the mountains of beautiful western Wyoming where Matt works as the Senior Pastor of the Lander Evangelical Free Church. Matt’s a teach-straight-through-books-of-the-Bible kind of guy and uses his appreciation of history, humor, culture, and narrative to help people understand God’s Word. In addition to church and family, Matt throws a lot of time at filmmaking. He writes, acts, and directs and also hosts a YouTube program called The Ten Minute Bible Hour in which he teaches books of the Bible in a tight, informative, and funny format.