Sunday 28th July, 2019. TOPIC: SERVING GOD WITH SACRIFICE


Anchor text: 2 Sam 24 vs 20 – 25,
MEANNG OF SERVING:
1. The act of not stopping to render help or impact despite challenging situation on ground.
2. The act of ever ready to build, contribute, assist in the kingdom project.
MEANING OF SACRIFICE:
1. A selfless service rendered for the betterment of another without seeking for selfish gain.
2. The basic foundation of Christian faith.
NOTE: Sacrifice and serving is never complete until you give and feel the pains of your giving to God.
Serving God with sacrifice is the bedrock of Christianity. John 3 vs 16.
SERMON KNOWLEDGE
1. Christianity is empty without sacrifice.
2. A complete Christian is one who is ready to stoop low to any circumstance and serve.
3. Seek to improve on sacrificial Christian living, your life will gain.
4. More especially, the Old Testament and the entire bible is filled with how God respond to sacrifice, 2 chronicles 6 vs 1 – end.
5. Love cannot work without sacrifice.
Further reading: Genesis 18 vs 1 – end, Genesis 21 vs 1 – end, Genesis 22 vs 1 – end, ACTS 10 VS 1 – 10, Acts 9 vs 36 – end, proverb 3 vs 9 – 10.