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Biblical MANLINESS. 2 Feb 2014 Scripture Reading: 1 Cor 15: 45-49. Overview. A Real Man: Rejects Passivity Accepts Responsibility Leads Courageously Expects the Greater Reward. Active or passive?. Adam united with God Gen 2:15-25

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biblical manliness

Biblical MANLINESS

2 Feb 2014

Scripture Reading: 1 Cor 15: 45-49

overview
Overview
  • A Real Man:
    • Rejects Passivity
    • Accepts Responsibility
    • Leads Courageously
    • Expects the Greater Reward
active or passive
Active or passive?
  • Adam united with God
    • Gen 2:15-25
    • Elements: A work to do, a will to obey, and a woman to love
  • Separated from God
    • Gen 3:1-7
    • By being passive, Adam doomed humanity
    • 1 Cor 15:21-22
christ s example
Christ’s Example
  • Active
    • Phil 2:5-11
    • Book of Mark – Depicts Jesus as a Man of Action
      • Example: Mark 1:14-35
      • Note “immediately”
  • United with God
    • Matthew 4:1-11
    • 1 Cor 15:45-46
responsibility
Responsibility
  • Adam
    • Responsibilities Levied:
      • Name/Rule the Animals, Tend the Garden (Gen 1 & 2) [A Work to Do]
      • Do not eat from Tree of Knowledge (Gen 2:15-17) [A Will to Obey]
      • Eve Created (Genesis 2:18-25) [A Woman to Love]
    • Failure to Accept Responsibility
      • Gen 3:6-12 [Failed to Love His Wife] [Failed to Obey God’s Will]
      • Gen 3:17-19 [Consequences for Failure]
christ s example1
Christ’s Example
  • Christ’s Attitude toward Responsibility
    • Responsibility Taken Gladly (John 4:31-34)
    • Even When Paying the Ultimate Price (Matt 26:36-44)
  • Christ’s Levied Responsibilities:
    • Save the Lost, Fulfill All Righteousness (John 6:40) [A Work to Do]
    • Obey the Will of God (Matt 12:50) [A Will to Obey]
    • Establish the Church (Eph 5:23-33) [A Woman to Love]
leadership
Leadership?
  • Adam
    • Relinquished Headship in Gen 3
    • Failed his Wife and All Humanity
  • Christ
    • Headship is clear in 1 Cor 11:1-3
    • Talk about manly leadership -- Matt 4:10
the greater reward
The Greater reward?
  • Adam
    • Concern for the Here and Now (Gen 3:5-6)
    • “Rewarded” in Gen 3:17-19
      • Toil
      • Sweat
      • Thorns
      • Return to Dust
  • Christ
    • Hebrews 12:1-2
    • Endured for Joy and Mission Accomplishment
take aways
Take-aways
  • Jesus Came to Give Abundant Life (John 10:10)
  • Godliness is Profitable (1 Tim 4:8; 6:6)
  • Moses’ Faith and Reward (Heb 11:24-26)
  • Other Rewards:
    • An Honorable Name (Prov 22:1)
    • Love and Respect of One’s Wife (Eph 5:33, Eph 5:25)
    • Respect within the Community of Men (Rom 2:7-16)
    • Life of Satisfaction, Purpose, and Meaning (Deut 28:1-12)
    • God’s Blessing (Jas 1:17)
manhood principles
Manhood Principles
  • Be Active (Reject Passivity)
  • Accept Responsibility
    • A Work to Do
    • A Will to Obey
    • A Woman to Love
  • Lead Courageously
  • Look to the Greater Reward… God’s Reward