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The Sunday School Lesson Outline

November 15 Lesson 11 FROM DERBE TO PHILIPPI
DEVOTIONAL READING: Matthew 8:18–22 BACKGROUND SCRIPTURE: Acts 16:1–15

ACTS 16:1–5, 8–15

1 Then came he to Derbe and Lystra: and, behold, a certain disciple was there, named Timotheus, the son of a certain woman, which was a Jewess, and believed; but his father was a Greek:
2 Which was well reported of by the brethren that were at Lystra and Iconium.
3 Him would Paul have to go forth with him; and took and circumcised him because of the Jews which were in those quarters: for they knew all that his father was a Greek.
4 And as they went through the cities, they delivered them the decrees for to keep, that were ordained of the apostles and elders which were at Jerusalem.
5 And so were the churches established in the faith, and increased in number daily.

8 And they passing by Mysia came down to Troas.
9 And a vision appeared to Paul in the night; There stood a man of Macedonia, and prayed him, saying, Come over into Macedonia, and help us.
10 And after he …

the New International Version Sunday School Lesson

Lesson for November 15, 2015 From Derbe to PhilippiActs 16:1-5, 8-15Dr. Mark Scott wrote this treatment of the International Sunday School Lesson. Scott teaches preaching and New Testament at Ozark Christian College, Joplin, Missouri, and has held preaching ministries in Missouri, Illinois, and Colorado. This lesson treatment is published in the November 8 issue of The Lookout magazine, and is also available online at www.lookoutmag.com. ______ By Mark Scott  The pioneer statement, “Go west, young man,” matches our text. Another way to say our title, “From Derbe to Philippi,” is “From Asia to Europe.” Those of us who live in the western hemisphere need to thank God for this text. Western civilization would have been different had this geographical leap not taken place. The first missionary journey had concluded (Acts 13, 14). The Jerusalem Council had reached a decision concerning Gentile converts (Acts 15:1-35). Paul and Barnabas had split over the dispute about John Mark (Acts 15:36-…

Christian Worship

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2015 | END TIME
THIRD SUNDAY OF END TIME
SAINTS TRIUMPHANT
YEAR B

 Old Testament  Daniel 12:1–3
 Psalm       Psalm 118
 New Testament  Hebrews 10:11–18
 New Testament1 Thessalonians 4:13–18 (Supplemental)
Gospel  John 5:25–29
Gospel Mark 13:24–27 (Supplemental)


Christian Worship Three Year Lectionary (with Supplemental Lectionary). Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2009. Print.

United Methodist

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2015 | AFTER PENTECOST
PROPER 28
YEAR B

Old Testament       1 Samuel 1:4–20
             Psalm       1 Samuel 2:1–10 or Psalm 113 (UMH 834)
New Testament       Hebrews 10:11–14 (15–18) 19–25
Gospel       Mark 13:1–8


Vanderbilt Divinity Library. United Methodist Revised Common Lectionary. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2009. Print.

Catholic Lectionary

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2015 | ORDINARY TIME
THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
YEAR B | ROMAN MISSAL

First Reading       Daniel 12:1–3
Response       Psalm 16:1
              Psalm       Psalm 16:5, 8–11
Second Reading       Hebrews 10:11–14, 18
Gospel Acclamation       Luke 21:36
Gospel       Mark 13:24–32


Catholic Lectionary. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2009. Print.

Lutheran Service Book

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2015 | PENTECOST
PROPER 28
YEAR B

Old Testament       Daniel 12:1–3
             Psalm       Psalm 16
Epistle       Hebrews 10:11–25
Gospel       Mark 13:1–13


Lutheran Service Book Three Year Lectionary. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2009. Print.

The Episcopal Church

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2015 | AFTER PENTECOST
PROPER 28
YEAR B

 Psalm       Psalm 16 or Psalm 16:5–11
 First Reading       Daniel 12:1–4a (5–13)
Second Reading       Hebrews 10:31–39
 Gospel       Mark 13:14–23


The Episcopal Church. Book of Common Prayer (1979) Sunday Lectionary. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2010. Print.