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Acts 22:28 The tribune answered, “It cost me a large sum of money to get my citizenship.” Paul said, “But I was born a citizen.”
In today’s reading from Acts, Paul took advantage of his citizenship. He didn’t do this immediately. He’d already been arrested and bound in chains and tried first to talk his way out of trouble. When his physical health was in danger, he made good use of his citizenship. It was a useful tool to avoid flogging, keep himself alive, and continue his God-given mission.
MOVING FORWARD: How do you extend your privileges to others?