The Pattern for Ministry

The Pattern for Ministry Luke 5:18-26 The purpose for ministry. The purpose for ministry is to bring people to Jesus Christ. A second purpose is help people mature in Christ. The possibilities of ministry. The possibilities of ministry are all around us. The possibilities of ministry are easily recognized. The performance of ministry. Priority. Patience….

Personal Questions about Ministry

Personal Questions about Ministry  Mark 1:40-45   Irrelevant questions. Does he deserve it? Will he appreciate it? Relevant questions. Do I have compassionate concern? Do I have the power to minister? Am I willing to minister?

The Church With the Open Door

Philadelphia 2- The Church With the Open Door Revelation 3:7-13 Identification of the Son of God with the church. (v. 7) He is identified by character. He is identified by office. Jesus issues the church a commendation. (v. 8)    Jesus makes no complaints about this church. The church faces opposition. (v. 9) This opposition…