Sep. 19, 2021
I. Hindrances to Becoming a Church for Others
A. Something within us (14).
B. Something around us (15).
II. Directives for Becoming a Church for Others
A. Fights spiritual degeneracy by fleshing out its faith in the promises of God (12-13).
B. Resists isolation from the world to engage it with the gospel (14-15).
C. Identifies evidence of God’s grace in the lives of others (19-24).
D. Resolves to serve the interests of Jesus Christ (19-24).
III. Incentives for Becoming a Church for Others
A. Demonstrate by our lives the family to whom we belong (15).
B. The sacrificial service to which the Lord calls us is like a drink offering poured out on a much more significant sacrifice (17).