Audio
Delivered By
Phillip Rainwater
Delivered On
January 20, 2019
Central Passage
Romans 12:9-21
Subject
PM Sermon
Description

JANUARY 20, 2019; P.M. SERVICE

LIVING IN HARMONY

Romans 12:9-21

INTRODUCTION:

A.  The family of God is to be united:

      1.  Paul wrote; I Corinthians 1:10

      2.  To the church in Ephesus Paul stated; Ephesians 4:1-6

B.  Our text tells us that we are to live peaceable with all men; Romans 12:18

C.  Our study “Living In Harmony”

I.  WE MUST DEVELOP A PROPER LOVE FOR ONE ANOTHER:

     A.  Paul told the brethren; Romans 12:9-10

           1.  He further stated; Romans 12:18

           2.  Christian love is to increase as we mature in faith; I Thessalonians 3:12

     B.  John wrote; I John 3:18, 23

II.  TO LIVE IN HARMONY WE MUST MATURE INDIVIDUALLY:

     A.  In every area of life we must follow Christ; Romans 12:11, 14

     B.  We must develop proper attitudes and actions; Romans 12:16

           1.  We must be; Romans 12:11

           2.  We must find joy, even in tribulation; Romans 12:12-15; Philippians 4:4

           3.  We must learn forbearance; Romans 12:14, 17-21

III.  TO LIVE IN HARMONY WE MUST BECOME SERVANTS:

     A.  We are to fervently serve the Lord; Romans 12:11

           1.  Through serving one another; Romans 12:13

           2.  We must seek to live in peace; Romans 12:18

    B.  Harmony will prevent embracing evil and encourage holding to God’s way; Romans 12:9, 21

    C.  We must learn to serve those who are within our circle as well as others;

          Romans 12:20; Galatians 6:10

CONCLUSION:

    A.  God has provided the way for man to be with Him; John 14:6

    B.  Jesus is willing to save you; John 12:32

    C.  Will you follow Jesus and let Him lead you into eternity with God?