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...nistry which, in turn, serves as a theological exposition of God’s nature and purpose.
As a servant of God, a person should always lean and depend on God’s timing and direction, (Matt. 6:33, ESV). The Psalmist David sought the Lord before going into any battles. Moses was instructed to follow the commands of God in leading the Israelites to the Promised Land. God favored Noah as the one to build an ark in preparation for the flood. God was there with Joseph after being sold into slavery and later allowed Joseph to revealed his identity. The list could go on and on concerning God’s direction and timing in the OT and NT, but the overall lesson is to preached God’s word truthfully, (2 Tim. 2:17, 3: 16-17, EVS). In the end, God will reward those who served faithfully as His servant. There is nothing like opening and closing a sermon with songs of praise and worship.
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