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Are You Ready To Work

ARE YOU READY TO WORK?

Titus 3:1-11

 INTRODUCTION:

             A.        A reminder to the 1st Century Christians; Titus 3:1

             B.         We too must be reminded; II Peter 1:12

             C.        “Ready” is defined “prepared and willing”; Isaiah 6:8

             D.        Scriptures determine what is good works; II Timothy 3:17; Matthew 5:16

 

I.          SOME GOOD WORKS LISTED IN CONTEXT:

            A.        Be subject to principalities; Romans 13:1

            B.         Speak evil of no man; Titus 3:2

            C.        Do not be a brawler – “a contentious person”; Galatians 5:19-20

            D.        Be gentle and show all meekness; Titus 3:2

 

II.         SOME GOOD WORKS ALL CAN DO:

           A.        If these are good works we are to be ready to do them:

                        1.         Study; II Timothy 2:15

                        2.         Pray; I Thessalonians 5:17

               3.         Worship God at every opportunity; Hebrews 10:25

               4.         Live right; Titus 2:11-12

            B.         Other good works:

                        1.         Visit the sick and needy; James 1:27; Matthew 25:31-36

                        2.         Encourage one another; I Thessalonians 5:14

                        3.         Teach others; Acts 5:42

                        4.         Give liberally; I Corinthians 16:1-2; II Corinthians 8:5

                        5.         Stand for the truth; Ephesians 6:10

                        6.         Show hospitality; I Peter 4:9

 

III.       WHEN SHOULD WE DO THESE THINGS?

 

            A.        Daily; Luke 9:23

            B.         As we have opportunity; Galatians 6:10

 

CONCLUSION:        

           

            A.        Song:   “I Want To Be A Worker”

            B.         Are you working for the Lord?  Isaiah 6:8