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TRUE AND SATISFYING SERVICE. ONE OF THE MOST GLORIOUS EXPERIENCES WE COULD EVER HAVE NEXT TO OUR SALVATION IS TO SERVE GOD (EPH. 2:8-10). The object of this study is first of all to remind all Christians of the greatness and the glory of the work in which God gives us a share. .

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TRUE AND SATISFYING SERVICE


ONE OF THE MOST GLORIOUS EXPERIENCES WE COULD EVER HAVE NEXT TO OUR SALVATION IS TO SERVE GOD (EPH. 2:8-10).


The object of this study is first of all to remind all Christians of the greatness and the glory of the work in which God gives us a share.


W Christians of the greatness and the glory of the work in which God gives e are not to let discouragement over an apparent lack of results keep us from working or serving, but instead we are to continue to do good whenever we have an opportunity, knowing that our efforts would have eternal results.


Galatians Christians of the greatness and the glory of the work in which God gives 6:9-10

We may not fully realize it but certain things do result from our service to God.



Lives that Christians of the greatness and the glory of the work in which God gives Satisfy Him Now

The redeemed show Him love and devotion though this love still has many imperfections. But the Bible assures us that the Lord Jesus will eventually present his “glorious church” and his servants will honor him perfectly.




We must be determined to know Christ and to find Him to be our ultimate fulfillment in life.

  • Philippians 3:10 - 11


“To know our ultimate fulfillment in life.Christ is a transforming experience that gives the foundation for honoring God, carrying out His will and helping others. Without this vision and knowledge of God, we can go through the motions of ministry, but we will never have the devotion for true service that perseveres.” - Abe Van Der Puy


We our ultimate fulfillment in life.shall find overwhelming satisfaction as we serve.

As we sacrifice and suffer in the service of Christ, we shall see the fruit and be satisfied. We experience joy in serving Jesus now (Acts 20:24).


  • To our ultimate fulfillment in life.serve Jesus can be a satisfying experience now. And even more in the future, loyal servants of Christ will have a great reward.

  • Psalm 126:5-6

  • 2 Timothy 2:12 (4:8)


HOW TRUE our ultimate fulfillment in life.SERVICE BRINGS SATISFACTION TO GOD?

TRUE SERVICE IS THE FRUIT OF GOD’S WORK IN OUR LIVES.

Colossians 1:9-11


  • We our ultimate fulfillment in life.must see service as God’s own work, He works it through us, we have to work it out.


Fruit our ultimate fulfillment in life. comes spontaneously, without thought or will, the natural and necessary outcome of a healthy life.

Workis the product of effort guided by the thought and the will. In the Christian life we have the two elements in combination.


All true work must be fruit our ultimate fulfillment in life., (Ephesians 2:10; Galatians 6:9-10) the growth and product of our inner life, the operation of God’s Spirit within us.


our ultimate fulfillment in life.Men are looking for better methods. God is looking for better men.”


  • TRUE our ultimate fulfillment in life.SERVICE IS RELIANCE UPON GOD’S Grace, STRENGTH ANDfaithfulness

  • 2 Corinthians 8:1; 9:8



  • The measure of true grace is tested and proved by the measure of good works. With greater grace, comes greater responsibility to serve


AS GOD ALLOWS power. It is ABOUNDING WORK, WE CONSTANTLY NEED TO RELY UPON GOD FOR ABOUNDING GRACE TO ACCOMPLISH HIS WILL.


1 Corinthians 4:1-2 power. It is

We must also learn to ascribe all we do to God’s grace. We must learn to measure all we do by God’s grace.


TRUE power. It is SERVICE DEMANDS UNDAUNTED Commitment

John 12:24-26




To serve the Lord does signify some unpleasant, unavoidable task. But on the contrary, the individual who knows God, realizes that the Lord’s service is a great privilege.


Samuel Rutherford task. But on the contrary, the individual who knows God, realizes that the Lord’s service is a great privilege.

“Bearing the cross of Christ is the sweetest burden that I ever bore; it is such a burden as wings are to a bird, or sails to a ship, to carry forward to my harbor.”


task. But on the contrary, the individual who knows God, realizes that the Lord’s service is a great privilege.I delight to do thy will, O my God: yea, thy law is within my heart” Psalm 40:8


TRUE task. But on the contrary, the individual who knows God, realizes that the Lord’s service is a great privilege.SERVICE REQUIRES a holy LIFE BEFORE GOD

Romans 12:1-2

2 Timothy 2:20-21

We must seek to consecrate our lives for His own noble purposes.



SERVICE IS A FORM OF WORSHIP TO GOD. richer will be our joy and our reward in our service to Him.


  • There is sufficient grace in Christ for all the service we do.


TRUE character of our SERVICE IS FOCUSED ON THE Glory OF GOD

1 Peter 4:11

Revelation 5:12-13





The more we seek to make God’s He will be glorified.glory/purpose our purpose, the more will we be led to give way to His working with His strength and love.


When we use the abilities that God has given us, as He directs us and orders us to help others, they will see Jesus in us and praise Him for the help that they have received.

Psalm 115:1


The commendation of God makes all the investment of life, talents and resources worthwhile.

2 Cor 10:18


We have great satisfaction in Jesus Christ now. He assures us that we will know even greater contentment when we are with Him in heaven, enjoying the everlasting fruit of His great work for us, in us and through us.


Count us that we will know even greater contentment when we are with Him in heaven, enjoying the everlasting fruit of His great work for us, in us and through usZinzendorf

“I have but one passion; it is He, He only.”


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