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Do you ever grow tired of doing the right thing? Are you tempted to give up? In the Book of Galatians, The Apostle Paul encourages our hearts and teaches us how to reap a great harvest. In this message, Pastor Jeremy shows two ways we can reap: by not growing weary and not giving up!
Paul writes this last will and testament to young Timothy with strong admonitions to not be ashamed, but be strengthened by the grace of Christ as you entrust the truth of God's divine revelation to faithful men who as spiritual leaders in the home and the church will pass it on to next generation. Beginning in chapter 2 Paul uses a number of metaphors to explain: teacher; soldier; athlete; and today in verse 6 he uses farmer. What does a hard working farmer do? He needs 4 things to succeed: seed, soil, water, and time.
As Christians, we need to redeem the title "do-gooder", for the glory of God!
Contentment refers to an inner sense of satisfaction that is independent of circumstances. Contentment is learned as we trust in God’s sovereign care. Lack is not always a sign of God’s disfavor; nor plenty of His approval. The Focus: Christ-sufficiency not self-sufficiency. God works on the sowing and reaping principle.
Part 8 in the series reveals Jesus' take on money.