HOW TO BE FAITHFUL BELIEVERS

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Acts 16:1-5

08/18/2019

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Fact: Faithfulness requires us to be persistent.

Question: Would you go visit an area where you were threatened
                        with your life? - L- Acts 14:19,20

Romans 8:31

“What then shall we say to these things?  If God is for us, who can be against us?”

I. Faithfulness is Making Disciples. - L- v.1-3;  L- Matthew 28:19,20

A. Timothy provided a wonderful surprise. – L- v.1a

“Behold” means looking at a wonderful discovery.

B. Timothy had a godly mother and grandmother – L- v.1a

II Timothy 1:5

Paul writes, “When I recall to you (Timothy) the genuine faith that is in you, which dwelt first in your grandmother Lois, and your mother Eunice, and I am persuaded is in you also."

1) He was a young man.

2) He was respected for his faith. – L- v.2

C. Timothy had an unbelieving father. – L- v.3

D. Timothy was asked to make a compromise -L- v.3; L- Galatians 2:3-5; 

          L- Genesis 17:1-2, 8-14

II. Faithfulness Delivers the True Salvation Message. – L- v.4

A. The Holy Spirit led the Jerusalem Council. – L- Acts 15:28

B. There were decrees to follow. - L- v.4;  L- Acts 15:20

1) Abstain from things polluted by idols.

2) Abstain from sexual immorality.

I Corinthians 6:18a

“Flee sexual immorality…”

3) Abstain from meat from strangled animals.

4) Abstain from murdering.

C. Paul was faithful to deliver the decrees. – L- v.4

II Corinthians 13:1

“…By the mouth of two or three witnesses, every word shall be established.”

III. Faithfulness Produces Godly Fruit. – L- v.5

A. They strengthened the church – L- v.5

Romans 10:17

“So then faith comes by hearing and hearing by the Word of God.”

“Strengthening” comes from a Greek Word meaning healing.

B. They shared the Gospel faithfully. – L- v.5b

Conclusion:

Three Points of Interest

1. Faithfulness includes making disciples. – L- Matthew 28:19,20

2. Faithfulness never compromises the truth.

3. Faithfulness will produce Godly fruit.

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