Presentation on theme: "+ Evangelizing the World + Bringing Believers to Spiritual Maturity"— Presentation transcript:
1 + Evangelizing the World + Bringing Believers to Spiritual Maturity EBC+ Evangelizing the World+ Bringing Believers to Spiritual Maturity+ Caring for OthersI believe that the greatest need in evangelical churches is the release of members for ministry. George Gallup once took a survey and discovered that only ten percent of American church members are active in any kind of personal ministry. He also discovered that 50 percent of all church members have no interest in serving in any ministry. No matter how much a church promotes involvement in lay ministry, half of its members will remain spectators.
2 Eastwood is a…Place to believePlace to belongPlace to be loved
3 Spiritual Gifts are mentioned in: Romans 121 Corinthians 12 , 14Ephesians 41 Peter 4:9-11
5 And He put all things under His feet, and gave Him to be head over all things to the church, which is His body, the fullness of Him who fills all in all.Ephesians 1:22-23Eph 1:19
6 for: the work of the ministry Equipping the saintsfor: the work of the ministryfor: the building up of the body of Christmaturity in unity, knowledge, fullness
7 Christ’s triumph gives you victory Christ’s gifts give you ability Christ’s goal is your maturitymaturity in unity, knowledge, fullness
8 prophet ministry teacher exhorter giver leader discernment showing mercy pastor evangelist apostle miracles healing helpingspeaking in unknown languages interpreting serving administrating hospitality wisdom knowledge faithLet us use them…every part does its share…