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Paul First Unofficial Missionary Journey
As Paul is journeying to Damascus to persecute the saints, he has an encounter that changes the course of his life. Since his introduction in Acts 7:58, Saul believed his purpose at that particular time in life was to imprison and kill all who believed in the message of the death, burial and resurrection of Jesus Christ. However, on this particular day he comes face to face with the Spirit of God, and it changes his purpose and his character. Dr. Wilson writes, “Paul’s conversion on the road to Damascus became a foundational spiritual experience for his life” (2011, p. 3). His name changed from Saul to Paul, and he is meet by Ananias where is filled with the Holy Spirit and thus begins his new journey in life.
Paul’s First Missionary Journey Once Paul had been converted, he returns to Antioch where he encounters another life changing experience. This event is…