5 edition of A faithful servant of his master found in the catalog.
|Statement||The Register press|
|Publishers||The Register press|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 109 p. :|
|Number of Pages||73|
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2Timothy 4:4 They will turn their ears away from the truth and turn aside to myths.
Blessed is that servant whom his master will find so doing when he comes. CHAPTER 25 The Parable of the Ten Virgins. " 12:45 Jesus has told a parable about a faithful head servant to show the rewards of faithfulness.
Interestingly enough, in both of the alternate accounts of this parable, Jesus is in Jerusalem and it is during the Passion Week that he delivers this teaching as the conclusion of his end times talk. Enter into the joy of your master! See, I have made five more. God has given you much.
Ryle makes it clear that it would also include those servants of the Lord placed in positions of responsibility and authority in the state and in national church affairs. Non-Christians In the second half of the parable, Jesus explains what happens to those who live self-centered lives, and He distinguishes between three groups A faithful servant of his master nonbelievers:• I have fought the good fight, I have finished the course, I have kept the faith; in the future there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day; and not only to me, but also to all who have loved His appearing.
The Fate of the Willfully Wicked Next we come to the wicked servant. If we are living for ourselves, we cannot at the same time be under discipline as a faithful servant to the Master.
Here is the challenge not to abuse, or fail to use, the gifts and graces, the privileges and opportunities he has entrusted to us. ' 'His lord said to him, Well done, servant, good and faithful, over a few things thou wast faithful, over many things I will set thee; enter into the joy of thy lord. Both statements are found in Matthew 25. Enter into the joy of your master! Listen to the desire of his heart in the following comment — a statement he makes near the end of his life.
Recognize Your Responsibility Before Jesus left and ascended intohe left his disciples three commands: Preach the gospel, make disciples, get power from the so you can preach the gospel and make disciples.
Likewise, although all nonbelievers will suffer in for , the punishment for religious hypocrites will be worse than for other types of nonbelievers.
Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord, because you know that your labor in the Lord is not in vain.
The servant who knows what his master wants is held responsible to take action.