HOW TO HAVE AN EFFECTIVE MINISTRY

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Oct. 27

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HOW TO HAVE AN EFFECTIVE MINISTRY

Romans 15:14-33

Introduction:In his concluding remarks the missionary Paul clarifies his goal to proclaim the Gospel to those who have never heard it.In doing so, he reveals six principles for an effective ministry for God’s kingdom.

I.BASED ON GOD’S _______________________ (v. 15b)

II.BUILT ON THE _______________________ OF JESUS (v. 16)

A.Bad News Then _________________ News

B.Other “Gospels” (Prosperity; Social; Universalism)

III.OPERATED FOR GOD’S _______________________ (vv. 17-19)

A.The Basis for Everything in Life

B.Place of ___________________________

IV.FULFILLED IN GOD’S ___________________________ (v. 19)

A.Spiritual Ministry Requires ______________________ Power

B.Not About Technique, Marketing, Personality

V.FUELED BY GODLY ______________________ (vv. 20-29)

A.Planning and Strategy

B.____________________

VI.ACCOMPLISHED AS A ______________________ (vv. 15a, 26-33)

A.____________________________ (v. 15a)

B.____________________________ Support (vv. 26-27)

C.____________________________ Ministry (vv. 30-33)

Conclusion:These principles apply to everyone, not just church staff and missionaries.Every believer has a ministry and mission.“For God created [us] in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God has prepared in advance for us to do.”Ephesians 2:10