A Pastor’s Final Commendation
“Brothers and sisters, I commend you to God and the word of His grace, which is able to build you up and give you an inheritance among all those who are sanctified.” Acts 20:32 (NIV)
1. I commend you to God and the word of His grace, because it is ___________________.
“The grass withers, the flowers fall; but the word of our God endures forever.” Isaiah 40:8 (NIV)
2. I commend you to God and the Word of His grace, because it is __________________.
“So Christ Himself gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the pastors and teachers, to equip His people for works of service, so that the body of Christ may be built up until we all reach unity in the faith and in the knowledge of the Son of God and become mature, attaining to the whole measure of the fullness of Christ.” Ephesians 4:11-13 (NIV)
3. I commend you to God and the Word of His grace because it is _______________________.
“I’m not ashamed of the gospel of Christ for it is the POWER of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes.” Romans 1:16 (NIV)
4. I commend you to your _________ ________________.
The time for _________________ ______________________ is past.
There is no such thing as a ________________ pastor.
Play it “SAFE” with your new pastor: