If you want to continue using the old site, you still can here.

Romans 12 - NIV

8 if it is to encourage, then give encouragement; if it is giving, then give generously; if it is to lead,[a] do it diligently; if it is to show mercy, do it cheerfully.

Love in Action


a. Romans 12:8 Or to provide for others

Sermons on Romans 12 More sermons: Romans 12

Anthony Zibolski avatar
The art of teamwork
Shared by: Anthony Zibolski on Oct, 2016
Summary: The start of the NFL season and preached a sermon on Godly teamwork.
Scripture: Romans 12:3-8
Denomination: Nazarene
Views: 248
Jeffery Anselmi avatar
Why Do We Ask You To Volunteer?
Shared by: Jeffery Anselmi on Aug, 2016
Summary: There are deeper reasons why we ask you to volunteer at First Christian.
Scripture: Romans 12:3-8
Views: 435
John Stackhouse avatar
XI. The Church
Shared by: John Stackhouse on Aug, 2016
Summary: The eleventh article of faith of the Church of the Nazarene.
Scripture: Romans 12:5-8
Denomination: Nazarene
Views: 176
Bryan Beverly avatar
Many Gifts but One Heart
Shared by: Bryan Beverly on Aug, 2016
Summary: This is part of a series of very brief messages that can be used in church newsletters for stewardship.
James Hickman avatar
Ministry--In A New Way
Shared by: James Hickman on Apr, 2016
Summary: Christians ministering together through the gifts of the Spirit to advance the Kingdom.
Scripture: Romans 12:6-8
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 122
Craig Condon avatar
The Gifts of God for the People of God
Shared by: Craig Condon on Dec, 2015
Summary: God’s mercy is the key part of a Christian’s commitment to God. In return, we are to show mercy to others. Christian life is marked by transformation and growth in discernment and understanding.
Jeff Strite avatar
Tender Mercy Makers
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Oct, 2015
Summary: God is merciful and calls us to be as well. But what does mercy look like and how can we know when we've gotten it right?
Jeff Strite avatar
If I Lead Will Anyone Follow?
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Oct, 2015
Summary: Every church needs to be led. How does someone with the gift of leadership lead the church the way God wants them to? How can leaders avoid hurting God's church? And how can a leader be sure they're leading the church the way they should?
Jeff Strite avatar
The Gift That Keeps On Giving
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Oct, 2015
Summary: The gift of "giving" is perhaps closest to God's heart. What is it about this gift that makes it so special, and how can we know if we have this particular gift?
Jeff Strite avatar
More Than Cheerleaders
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Sep, 2015
Summary: This is the gift that greases the gears of the church. Without this gift a congregation becomes lifeless and empty. What is this gift, and why is it so important to God's church family.
Jeff Strite avatar
Addicted To Servanthood
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Sep, 2015
Summary: What does it mean to have the "gift of serving?" How can I recognize if I have this gift and how can I use this kind of gift to glorify God?
based on 19 ratings
Scripture: Romans 12:1-8
Views: 8,546
Jeff Strite avatar
A Prophetic Body Builder
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Sep, 2015
Summary: Some scholars call the gifts in Rom 12 "motivational" gifts. What do they mean by that and how does that help us understand the value and purpose of the gift of prophecy?
Patrick O'Loughlin avatar
How the Christian Life Works
Shared by: Patrick O'Loughlin on Aug, 2015
Summary: How the Christian life works
Scripture: Romans 12:3-8
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 628
James May avatar
A Study of the Book of Romans Lesson 31
Shared by: James May on May, 2015
Summary: Continuation of the expository study of the Book of Romans
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Romans 12:3-8
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 241
Shawn Drake avatar
How I Fit In
Shared by: Shawn Drake on May, 2015
Summary: This is the 20th sermon in the Series "The Cure". How do you fit into the Body of Christ?
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Romans 12:1-8
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 830
Shared by: MELVIN NEWLAND on May, 2015
Summary: "Seven things you can become" - These are good things you want to be "That don't necessarily cost money" So we can afford to develop them "That can help meet the needs of others" - And that is important! (Powerpoints available - #179)
Larry Turner avatar
Gifts to the Bride - Part 2
Shared by: Larry Turner on May, 2015
Summary: Just as Jesus gave gifts to his Bride, the Church so did the Heavenly Father. This sermon examines those gifts.
Craig Condon avatar
Together We’re Better
Shared by: Craig Condon on Apr, 2015
Summary: God trusts us to help each other and work together with our brothers and sisters in Christ to do his work in our hurting world. The body of Christ can accomplish great things when we work together to fulfill the mission and vision God has given us.
Scripture: Romans 12:1-8
Denomination: Anglican
Views: 798
Anthony Zibolski avatar
Identifying your gifts and talents
Shared by: Anthony Zibolski on Apr, 2015
Summary: Most people have no idea the talents and gifts they have and even fewer are willing to use them for the kingdom of God.
Scripture: Romans 12:4-8
Denomination: Nazarene
Views: 647
Kyle Sullivan avatar
Where is Your Place in the Body of Christ?
Shared by: Kyle Sullivan on Nov, 2014
Summary: How do you fit in the body of Christ.
Scripture: Romans 12:1-8
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 225
David Dykes avatar
Unwrap Your Spiritual Gifts
Shared by: David Dykes on Oct, 2014
Summary: One source of frustration in the church is that people are trying to do the wrong ministry, play the wrong instrument. That is tragic. But do you know what is even worse than that is having your instrument, but refusing to play it.
Series: Romans
Scripture: Romans 12:6-8
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,028
Denn Guptill avatar
Gifts for Everyone
Shared by: Denn Guptill on Sep, 2014
Summary: A practical look at the Gifts of the Spirit in the life of the believer
Scripture: Romans 12:3-8
Denomination: Wesleyan
Views: 376
Steve Ely avatar
Climate Change - Pt. 3 - Kingdom Climate 1
Shared by: Steve Ely on Sep, 2014
Summary: Climate can be a great destabilizing force. It can undermine our finances, our health, and our faith. We need a Climate Change!
Daren Mitchell avatar
there is power in Jesus
Shared by: Daren Mitchell on Apr, 2014
Summary: God is a giver. God gives to you all the time. God gives you grace. Mercy. Forgiveness. He has given you Jesus. His Holy Spirit. He provides for you. Now, His Holy expectation is that you will use what you've been given to bless others.
Steve Shepherd avatar
Shared by: Steve Shepherd on Jan, 2014
Summary: By God’s grace we are motivated to do right, to live right. 1- By God’s grace we humble ourselves 2- By God’s grace we honor others 3- By God’s grace we use our gifts
based on 72 ratings
Views: 17,085
Michael Deutsch avatar
Are You Puzzled
Shared by: Michael Deutsch on Jan, 2014
Summary: Using puzzle pieces to look at the church; since we are all a piece of the puzzle.
Bishop Lalachan Abraham avatar
Be an Agent of Change, Not a Victim-Part -5
Shared by: Bishop Lalachan Abraham on Jan, 2014
Summary: “Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God's will is--his good, pleasing and perfect will.”Romans 12:2
based on 6 ratings
Scripture: Romans 12:1-8
Denomination: *other
Views: 3,501
James Lee avatar
How to Find Satisfaction: Romans 12:1-8
Shared by: James Lee on Dec, 2013
Summary: Adapted from a sermon by Brian Atwood. Even with their limitations, Rhinos live a pretty satisfied life. We don’t have to know the future. Who cares that we can see only thirty feet ahead? Whatever’s at thirty-one feet needs to care that we’re coming.
Scripture: Romans 12:1-8
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 568
Ron Tuit avatar
Moved by Mercy to be Merciful
Shared by: Ron Tuit on Nov, 2013
Summary: The spiritual gift of being merciful is far more than a feeling or an emotion: it reflects the mercy of God.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Romans 12:8
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Views: 450