TIME TO DREAM LESSON 3 – THE DOOR TO GREATNESS
August 4, 2021
TIME TO DREAM
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Lesson 3 – THE DOOR TO GREATNESS
“Whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant.”
~ Matthew 20:26b (NIV)
GOD UNIQUELY SHAPED YOU FOR MINISTRY:
“For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.” ~ Ephesians 2:10 (NIV)
“But God in his grace chose me even before I was born, and called me to serve him.” ~ Galatians 1:15 (GNT)
1. Serving others unselfishly in my life.
• Joy comes when I get the myself.
“My life is being poured out as a part of the sacrifice and service I offer to God for your faith. Yet, I am filled with joy, and I share that joy with all of you.” ~ Philippians 2:17 (GW)
“Always be full of joy in the Lord; I say it again, rejoice! Let everyone see that you are unselfish and considerate in all you do. Remember that the Lord is coming soon.” ~ Philippians 4:4-5 (TLB)
• Joy comes when I to help others.
“God has given each of you some special abilities; be sure to use them to help each other, passing on to others God’s many kinds of blessings.” ~ 1 Peter 4:10 (TLB)
2. Serving others unselfishly my relationships.
“Your attitude must be like my own, for I, the Messiah, did not come to be served, but to serve.” ~ Matthew 20:28 (TLB)
“The one who blesses others is abundantly blessed; those who help others are helped.” ~ Proverbs 11:25 (The Message)
3. Serving others unselfishly makes my life .
“If you try to hang on to your life, you will lose it. But if you give up your life for my sake and for the sake of the Good News, you will save it.” ~ Mark 8:35 (NLT)
“Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord, because you know that your labor in the Lord is not in vain.” ~ 1 Corinthians 15:58b (NIV)
4. Serving others unselfishly will leave .
“Good people will be remembered as a blessing” ~ Proverbs 10:7a (GNT)
“If you want to be great, you must be the servant of all the others.” ~ Matthew 20:26b (CEV)
“God is fair; he will not forget the work you did and the love you showed for him by helping his people. And he will remember that you are still helping them.” ~ Hebrews 6:10 (NCV)