Stewardship 2: Calling and Gifts
1 Corinthians 1:4-9
I. The Concept of Calling
A. The Relational Roles
- Saving Relationship
- Life of Discipleship
- Service and Ministry
- Witness and Evangelism
B. The Reality of Ministry and Work
II. The Scheme of Gifting:
B. Spiritual Gifts: Romans 12:3-8; 1 Corinthians 12:1-11; Ephesians 4:11-13; 1 Peter 4:10-11
III. The Consequences
A. The Consequences of Kingdom Neglect
B. The Results of Kingdom Obedience
C. The Evidences of a Kingdom Steward
A good steward is one who consistently submits skills and spiritual gifting to the Lord's calling.
A good steward desires for life skills and spiritual gifts to be functional and used in the body.
A good steward is one who diminishes the personal agenda to elevates a kingdom agenda.
A good steward is one who understands that servanthood is essential to stewardship.
A good steward is one who manages personal involvements in order to invest in kingdom purposes and people.