Searching for the Skilled Shepherd (pt 2)

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Speaker: 
Pastor Steve Johnson
Date: 
Sunday, June 28, 2020
Scripture: 
Ephesians 4:11-16

I. THE PASTOR’S_______________

A career is what you’re for, but a calling is what you’re _______________ for.

David Early: “I define and describe the call to church ministry as an inner conviction from God ________________ by the church, ________________ by giftedness, and by results.It is an unmistakable sense that I have been summoned by the Lord to lifelong vocational service in building His church.”

II. THE PASTOR’S _______________________

For______________________and ___________________ sound Biblical doctrine to the church for the purpose of building up the body and the______________________ of doctrinal heresy. (cf. Acts 20:28-32)

1 Cor. 1:21 – “For since in the wisdom of God the world through its wisdom did not come to know God, God was well-pleased through the foolishness of the message preached to save those who believe.”