Part 3 Encourage to Be Encouraged by Lorelei Torino


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We are to be good stewards and encourage one another. It's called Reciprocity the exchange. There are examples in scripture of the Bible that demonstrates God's promises. There is HOPE.

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Part 3 Encourage to Be Encouraged by Lorelei Torino

  1. 1. Are YOU Ready?
  2. 2. 6 Part Series: No Limit Living Spiritual Objective • Receive strength daily • Developing a deeper relationship with Christ • Become better stewards • Supernatural Superfood for growth • Depending on Christ in love • Outwit satan Personal Objective • Strengthen your mind • How to enrich and encourage those around us • Get a tune-up YOU • A step up to maximize your God given talents and gifts • Helping yourself and others come to know Christ
  3. 3. Encourage To Be An Encouragement Physical • Enlarge your circle • Focus • Name a few physical results of being encouraged or encouraging someone Spiritual • Souls are being won for Christ • Christ being the center of your heart • A hunger takes place • Name a few spiritual results of being encouraged or encouraging someone
  4. 4. *PRAY *READ WORD *TRUST *OBEY *SEEK THE LORD Psalm 31:14 But I trust in you, O LORD; I say, "You are my God." Jeremiah 29:1-14 God’s promises are as they were in beginning unto the end
  5. 5. Babylonians rushed in over the Israelites and took them captive Prophet Jeremiah sent letter to the surviving Israelites 1. What was the word for the Israelites?______________________ 2. How long were they in exile?_______________ 3. How does God’s word from this specific scripture apply to us today?___ Is there hope? You bet ya!!! HOPE HOPE HOPE HOPE HOPE
  6. 6. WhAt does it mean to be a STEWARD? Steward : def; utilizing and managing all resources for the glory of God and the betterment of His creation. • Everything we have belongs to God; we are to manage it for His glory. A steward does not own anything—he is to make his master a profit •Stewards are to be trustworthy •Parable of the Talents (produce more of what God entrusts us with) •Accountable to God Here are some views that are taught worldwide today: •The money is the root of all evil •All Christians should be wealthy Do you see how the views could be mislead our FAITH? Scripture: Psalm 2: 11 ; the joys within 1 Cor. 4:5; the people wait
  7. 7. What does it mean to encourage? • def; The mutual building up of faith by brethren so as to overcome this world and the persecutions that follow for confessing Christ. Encouragement is not intended only for emotional uplifting but as well as Spiritually …. What are ways we are uplifted emotionally?________________________ What are ways we are uplifted spiritually?_________________________ Isaiah 26:3
  8. 8. Stewardship + Encouragement = WIN HUH?
  9. 9. Reciprocity: the encouragement exchange • Each time you go out into the community and utilize your gift(s) and or talent(s) for the good of God’s kingdom you can encourage someone • When God’s LOVE is realized by someone else’s encouragement or stewardship it in turn may be returned to you or someone else • Stewardship and encouragement go hand in hand to return in the perfect way fit • We find enjoyment and growth spiritually and physically (a smile; a hug, etc…) not always $
  10. 10. 10 MINUTE
  11. 11. Has the Lord spoken to you?
  12. 12. Q: What does it mean to be a STEWARD? __________________________________ T / F : Stewardship is meant for cults and religious beliefs? T/F: The cavemen were exiled in Babylonia? Q: What prophet wrote a letter to the exiled Israelites telling them to make a place and get settled have lots of children,grow crops and wait?
  13. 13. Take Home Thought •Be willing to get uncomfortable for Jesus when it comes to giving of all we have as we grow to become better stewards •Be as hungry as the lost & hungry are out there looking for answers and completely LOST without Christ •Ask your self what difference can I make in someone else’s life? USE ME Prayer Lord, teach us to be well equipped stewards that are willing . Thank you, Lord for pulling us from the miry clay and shaping us so that we may be used as a vessel to pour in to someone else’ life….Your will be done. Amen