"Christ's Love Compels Us to a Ministry of Reconciliation"

Scripture References

Matthew 18:15-17

2 Corinthians 5:18-20

Revelation 22:20-21

Worship Bulletin 04/02/17

Sermon Notes:

Sermon Notes

“Christ’s Love Compels Us

to a Ministry of Reconciliation”

2 Corinthians 5:14-20

Lent 5A

April 2, 2017

 

Key Verses: “All this is from God, who . . . gave us the ministry of reconciliation: . . . And he has committed to us the message of reconciliation. We are therefore Christ’s ambassadors . . ..” (2 Cor. 5:18-20, italics added by Pastor Bob) 

 

Reconciliation Defined: “The act of reconciling parties at variance; the renewal of friendship after disagreement or enmity.” (The New Webster Encyclopedic Dictionary)

 

A “Stewardship” of Reconciliation for Christians:

 

1.   Ministry

 

2.   Message

 

3.   Mandate