Your Personal Grow-Pray-Study (GPS) Guide

Serve: What We Do

Serve: What We Do - A Servant Gives

One of the most tangible ways to serve others is to meet their material and financial needs.

In 2 Corinthians 8:9 and 2 Corinthians 9:8, what principles provide a foundation for New Testament giving? According to these verses, to whom should you give? For each verse, can you think of a specific person to whom you could give?

Read Proverbs 19:17, 1 Corinthians 9:14, Galatians 6:6, and James 2:15-16. Do you have a plan to give?


Serve: What We Do - Give Yourself

Christians have been set free in Christ, not to do whatever they please, but to serve.

We are no longer under obligations to serve the things of the old life, but are free to serve voluntarily the things of the new life.

In 2 Corinthians 4:5, what did Paul call himself?

In 2 Corinthians 12:15, how did Paul's servant attitude manifest itself?

List several qualities of a good servant.