The Mirror Of The Ministry
Sermon in a Sentence: As pastors we must rule our homes well as the mirror of our ministries.
Illus. One Week in Your Home
How a pastor manages his own house is how he will manage his church.
We are not only husbands and fathers but the pastor of our wifes and children.
I. We Must Rule Our Homes with a Godly Power
"bishop"- overseer "ruleth" 2x (Heb. 13.17) "careth"
Illus.- A "HE" Conference
II. We Must Rule Our Homes with a Godly Pattern
(1 Pet. 5.3)
More is caught than taught in the home. We must walk the talk in our homes.
Illus.- The Pastor and the Lost Dog
III. We Must Rule Our Homes with a Godly Persuasion
(Gen. 18.19;Deut. 6.7; 1 Sam. 3.13) (1 Sam. 2.24,25)
Illus.- Bro. Ed Bauman's Funeral