“AND THEY REALIZED THAT THEY HAD BEEN WITH JESUS”
                                                                     Acts 4:13 (803)



    Introduction

         A.  The Sanhedrin realized that Peter and John had been with Jesus.

         B.  One of our goals should be for others to realize that we are living with Jesus.  Galatians
               2:20.

         C.  Let’s look at several lessons that we can learn from the master teacher of all ages.

     I.  We can learn purity of heart.  Matthew 5:8 (706)

          A.  Three fruits of a pure heart:

                1.  Proper thought for the opposite sex.  Matthew 5:27-28 (706)

                2.  Respect.  Matthew 7:12

                3.  Love.  Matthew 5:43-48; John 13:34-35 (793)


     II.  We can learn boldness to teach the truth.  Matthew 23:13-15 (723)


    III.  We can learn forgiveness from Jesus.  Matthew 18:21-22 (719)


    IV.  Obedience can be learned from Jesus.  John 6:38 (784); Matthew 7:21-29 (708)  


Conclusion

            A.  Review

            B.  If we apply these principles, we will have a positive influence on others just as Peter
                 and John.