Key Verse from Sunday:
"For just as each of us has one body with many members, and these members do not all have the same function, so in Christ we, though many, form one body, and each member belongs to all the others." -Romans 12:4-5, NIV
Series: ROOTED: Grow Deep. Live Tall.
Message: The Perfect Fit...You.
What does a healthy church look like? Each person uses the spiritual gifts God has given them to serve the church.
1. A Gift Entrusted to Us.
"Each person should use whatever gift you have received to serve others..." -1 Peter 4:10a, NIV
2. A Gift Meant to be Used.
"If anyone speaks, they should do so..." -1 Peter 4:11a, NIV
3. A Supernatural Gift.
"Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others..." -1 Peter 4:10a, NIV
4. A Gift with Lots of Different Pieces.
Ephesians 4:11-13 and Romans 12:4-8 (click to read)
5. Our Gifts Combined Create a Beautiful Picture.
"But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God's special possession..." -1 Peter 2:9, NIV
Do you know your spiritual gift? Prayerfully read and reflect on Ephesians 4:11-13 & Romans 12:4-8. It might be helpful to take a "spiritual gifts test" on the following website (contact me if you'd like a paper copy).
The important thing is that you jump into ministry in your church, cause that's how healthy churches work.
Question for Reflection
Are you using your spiritual gifts in service to His church?
Serving with you,