March 29, 2020

God's Call to Ministry (part 3)

Speaker: Brandon Phillips Series: Ephesians - The Church - A Mystery Revealed Category: The Gospel, The Church, Christian Living Scripture: Ephesians 3:10–13

Sermon Outline

In this passage, Paul gives the church at Ephesus seven characteristics of God’s call to ministry. God calls us to ministry:

  1. In His Prerogative (3:7a)
  2. By His Preference (3:7a)
  3. According to His Power (3:7b)
  4. Regardless of our Position (3:8a)
  5. For His Plan (3:9)
  6. In accordance with His Purposes (3:10-11)
  7. To reveal our Perseverance (3:12-13) 


"Our high and privileged calling is to do the will of God in the power of God for the glory of God." ~ J. I. Packer

"The MORE you Trust in the Arm of the FLESH, the LESS you're going to see of the POWER of GOD." ~ Paul Washer

 Sunday Service Songs (hymns found in Sing The Wonders hymnal and song sheet for download):

  • Magnificent Marvelous Matchless Love
  • Crown Him With Many Crowns (#22)
  • My Jesus I Love Thee (#214)
  • Yet Not I But Through Christ In Me
  • Blessed Assurance, Jesus Is Mine

 Worship service bulletin (for download)