First Things: Honoring God with our Talents, Jan 10, 2016

– Col. 1:15-20, Matt. 28:18, Ps. 89:27
– 1 Peter 4:10, Matt. 6:33
– SHAPE (Spiritual gifts, Heart, Abilities, Personality, Experiences)
– there are no insignificant people in the family of God
– we are not all the same (Rom. 12:3-8, 1 Cor. 12:4-12) – we must be careful of comparison
– we must prove faithful (1 Cor. 4:2, Matt. 25:31-46)
– we use it or lose it (Matt. 25:14-30)
– are you employed or unemployed presently?