THROUGH THE BIBLE IN THREE YEARS
We all work to enjoy purchasing things we enjoy.
We look for jobs that have PERCs.
Personal Employment Recognition and Compensation.
While in H.S. I worked mowing yards.
In college I worked for Safeway part time & no percs.
Later, worked for USAF good benefits, low pay.
Then, for US Army & AF Exchange good percs & pay.
Then, back to Safeway to complete college.
Good pay, good percs, and promotion.
Went from 3rd man to manager.
Retired, after 14 years, looking for what God wanted.
For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.
LIGHT from the WORD.
Working for Jesus is TOTALLY different than secular employment!
I want to share with you today, just 4 of the benefits of Jesus'
But FIRST, let's look at our text:
For to me, to LIVE is CHRIST, and to DIE is GAIN!
The ONLY way to be employed in Jesus' work is to
DIE to self,
and become HIS SERVANT!
Here are just 4 of the wonderful benefits of surrendering to Jesus.
I. We Have An ATONING SAVIOR! (See Ppns. 2:5-11)
2. Our Savior Gives ABUNDANT STRENGTH!
(See Ppns. 4:13)
3. Our Lord Jesus Gives SPIRITUAL PEACE!!
(See Ppns. 4:6-7)
4. Our Savior Gives An Eternal reward!!
A CHANGED body!! (See Ppns. 3:20-21)
Do YOU have Jesus' employment package?