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God has gifted every Christian to serve in his church. Every person has a place on the team, and every role is important.
- One body many parts.
- We are gifted to serve.
- Jesus was a servant.
John 13:15-17 I have given you an example to follow. Do as I have done to you. I tell you the truth, slaves are not greater than their master. Nor is the messenger more important than the one who sends the message. Now that you know these things, God will bless you for doing them.
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Talk About It
- What is your initial reaction to this topic? What jumped out at you?
- Have you ever served on a team at church before? Where did you serve? Did you enjoy your experience? Why’ or why not?
- Read 1 Corinthians 12:20-22. How does the image of one body with many parts affect the way you think about the church?
- Discuss how the role of a drummer on a worship team helps accomplish the mission of the church.
- Discuss how the role of a clean team member helps accomplish the mission of the church.
- Read 1 Peter 4:10. What team are you planning on joining or have you joined? Give specific examples of how you can serve others through that role.
- Write a personal action step based on this conversation.
This is part of the Operations Training series.