Summary: In today society we hear much about the work of the church. In this message we will see that it is the job of all members, not just the pastor or leaders.
THE CHURCH--WHO OR WHAT DRIVES IT
why are you here? Why does our church exist? What is our purpose? Do we know?
The church has a descriptive in God’s word of it’s job.
I) THE CALLING
walk in meekness
walk in love
walk in unity
a) how long
till we are all in unity
b) what force drives your church
many church pastor and congregation goes opposite ways in purpose.
must determine our purpose
II) THE RESPONSIBILITY
equip the saints
soul winning and discipling
a) Build the church
b) to who is this responsibility
4:1 I bessech YOU....
Matt. 28:18-20 go YE....
Paul writing to the church
III) THE AUTHORITY
Who Gives IT
Eph. 4:11 and HE.....
Matt. 28:18 all authority is given ME....
He is creator,sustainer,Saviour and Head of the church
b) His idea on obedience
partial obedience is still disobediene
to be grounded in our faith
d) The Results
body fits together
all by God’s plan
We all have a job to do and when we all do it , it will result in a healthy growing church.