Review Ephesians 5:1-18.
SO, HOW CAN WE BE MORE FAITHFUL CHRISTIANS IN THIS TROUBLED?
BE FERVENT IN SPIRIT VERSES 9, 18.
- Learn to have a positive outlook on life.
- Learn to be a problem solver rather than dodger.
- Learn to have a co-operative spirit.
- That is, be loyal to your Church.
- And be supportive of your Pastor.
BE UNFALTERING IN PURITY IN VERSE 3.
God’s people need to keep themselves pure.
Separation is standing for Christ in an ungodly world.
Anybody can live in isolation or give in to the devil.
Romans 13:14 “But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to [fulfil] the lusts [thereof].”
2 Corinthians 3:18 ” But we all, with open face beholding as in a glass the glory of the Lord, are changed into the same image from glory to glory, [even] as by the Spirit of the Lord.”
KEEP GROWING IN YOUR FAITH VERSE 15.
2 Peter 3:18 “But grow in grace, and [in] the knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. To him [be] glory both now and for ever. Amen.”
- What are you doing to grow?
- To keep growing?
- To help others?
A hungry man will beg for food. “Where there is a willing heart there will always be an eager spirit.”
BE AN ENTHUSIASTIC FOLLOWER.
Lee Iacocca said: “Either lead or follow, or get out of the way.”
BE A FAITHFUL (TRUSTFUL) SERVANT VERSE 17.
BE FAITHFUL IN GIVING.
- Faithful in giving of your time.
- Faithful in giving God’s tithe.
- Faithful in giving your talent.
These are just a few things we all can do to be a “Faithful Christian.”