Gospel-Driven Godliness and Church Membership, Part 8
Scripture: Titus 2:2–2:10
Gospel-Driven Godliness and Church Membership
Text: Titus 2:1-10
I. Older men are to live in a way that accords with sound doctrine. v. 2
II. Older women are to live in a way that accords with sound doctrine. v. 3
III. Young women are to live in a way that accords with sound doctrine. vv. 4-5
IV. Younger men are to live in a way that accords with sound doctrine. vv. 6-8
V. Bondservants are to live in a way that accords with sound doctrine. vv. 9-10
A. The Manner of a Christian Bondslave’s/Employee’s Work: Live out the Implications of the Gospel. vv. 9-10b
1. Voluntary submission, v. 9a
2. Well-pleasing, v. 9b
3. Not Argumentative v. 9c
4. Not Pilfering, v. 10a
5. Showing all good faith v. 10b
B. The Purpose of the Christian Bondslave’s/Employee’s Work: Adorn the Gospel. v. 10b
1. How you work in your job can either hinder or adorn the gospel.
2. The purpose of work is to adorn the gospel not just make money.
3. A less than ideal job provides a great evangelistic opportunity.
4. Remember: Your job is not and cannot be your savior!
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