Romans 12:3-8 Pastor Steve Strutz
A healthy “BODY” of Christ=A healthy Church
STARTS WITHIN…See Romans 12:1,2… “LIVING SACRIFICES”
DO YOU KNOW WHAT YOUR SPIRITUAL GIFT IS? ARE YOU USING IT TO THE FAME OF GOD AND THE BENEFIT OF HIS BODY?
I Corinthians 12:1 Now about the gifts of the Spirit, brothers and sisters, I do not want you to be uninformed
“For by the grace given me I say to every one of you: Do not think of yourself more highly than you ought, but rather think of yourself with sober judgment, in accordance with the faith God has distributed to each of you. 4 For just as each of us has one body with many members, and these members do not all have the same function, 5 so in Christ we, though many, form one body, and each member belongs to all the others. 6 We have different gifts, according to the grace given to each of us…if your gift is(vs. 6b-8)
MUSTS for H.S. to be a HEALTHY BODY…
- MUST HUMBLY REALIZE YOU HAVE A GIFT(S)
- MUST HUMBLY ACCEPT YOUR GOD GIVEN GIFT(S) …See I Cor. 12:28
- MUST HUMBLY UNDERSTAND YOU ARE AN IMPORTANT MEMBER OF A BODY See I Cor. 12:1412-28
- MUST HUMBLY SHARE YOUR GOD GIVEN GIFT WITH OTHERS See 1 Peter 4:10
- PRAY AND SAY?
- What does God say?
- What do others day?
- What do you say?
S.H.A.P.E. S=Spiritual Gift H=Heart A=Abilities P=Personality E=Experience Link: https://www.freeshapetest.com/