You can be ready for the second coming of Jesus through authentic faith and diligent use of your resources for Christ’s honor. In part 6 of Christmas 2019: Celebrate Your Savior, Pastor Dan Cox reads from Matthew 25:1-30.
Some Context First…
Understanding the Text
- The Parable of the Ten Bridesmaids (25:1-13)
- The Parable of the Talents (25:14-30)
Two Key Themes
- True and False Discipleship
- Fruitful Discipleship According to Ability
How can I be ready for the return of Christ?
- Authentic faith in Christ
- Faithful service to Christ
Applying the Text
- Do you believe in Jesus…biblically speaking?
- Are you serving Christ with all He has entrusted to you?