Sermon Outline, June 18, 2017, “Quality Workers”
Nehemiah 7 ~ 9
~ Luke 12:48 but the one who did not know it, and committed deeds worthy of a flogging, will receive but few. From everyone who has been given much, much will be required; and to whom they entrusted much, of him they will ask all the more.
~Ecclesiastes 9:10 Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might; for there is no activity or planning or knowledge or wisdom in Sheol where you are going.
~ Proverbs 21:2-3 Every man’s way is right in his own eyes, But the Lord weighs the hearts. 3 To do righteousness and justice Is desired by the Lord more than sacrifice.
God-fearing workers have a desire to Listen to God’s Word.
~ I Peter 2:2 like newborn babies, long for the pure milk of the word, so that by it you may grow in respect to salvation,
God-fearing workers have a desire to Understand God’s Word.
~ Matthew 11:15 He who has ears to hear, let him hear.
God-fearing workers have a desire to Obey God’s Word.
~ James 1:22 But prove yourselves doers of the word, and not merely hearers who delude themselves.
Listen to the Spirit.
~ Romans 8:14 For all who are being led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God.
~ II Peter 1:20-21 But know this first of all, that no prophecy of Scripture is a matter of one’s own interpretation, 21 for no prophecy was ever made by an act of human will, but men moved by the Holy Spirit spoke from God.
Obey the Spirit.
~ James 4:17 Therefore, to one who knows the right thing to do and does not do it, to him it is sin.