|Staying in the Word|
Chapter One, Lesson Six
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** Did you notice Who's will it was that we Gentiles would come to understand the richness of the gospel?
V.28 ** 6. Style - Having seen our glorious Lord and His salvation as the subject of our ministry, let's move on to the style. What two words characterize the style of our Christian ministry, if it is to be a Biblical one?
** 7. Sum - As we exercise our spiritual gift in serving one another - to what end are we doing that? What is the goal or "sum" of Christian ministry?
V.29 ** 8. Strength - This brings us to the final element in Christian ministry. With such a huge job before us, how do we do it? From where does the strength come?
** Since the strength for Christian ministry comes from God (who called us to serve Him in the first place), do we just lay back and say "I don't have to work at this, God will do whatever He wants with me?"
** As we strive to serve our wonderful Lord, where does His power reside?