Doing the Works of God
10 June 2012
· God has prepared works for you to do – an assignment for you.
· God’s assignment is personal and connected to your gifts, passions and background.
· It is our responsibility to discover and fulfil the assignment God has for us.
· What you are called to do is connected to:
(i) Written Word of God (ii) Passions and Gifts (iii) Direction of Holy Spirit
2. The Example of Jesus
(a) He was aware of His assignment while still young.
(b) He was totally committed to His assignment.
(c) He could clearly articulate His assignment.
(d) He fully completed His assignment.
(e) He intended to continue His assignment through His followers.
3. What Does God call us to do?
(a) Generosity to the Poor (Reveal the nature of God)
1 Timothy 6:18
(b) Intentional Acts of Kindness (Make your community a mission field)
(i) To church – God’s family
(ii) To unsaved – God’s potential family
(c) Minister the Power of God to others (Bring heaven to earth)
1 Cor. 12:7
(d) Serve with initiative and diligence (Make your work a place of calling)
1 Cor. 7:20
(e) Make disciples of Christ
(f) Make your home a Centre of Ministry