- Your kingdom come. Your will be done On earth as it is in heaven. Matthew 6:10
God is the DIRECTOR.
- In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. Genesis 1:1
- You decide how long anyone will live. You have established the number of his months. You have set a limit to the number of his days. Job 14:5
We are the CAST.
- We are the clay, and You our potter; And all we are the work of Your hand. Isaiah 64:8
You did not choose me. Instead, I chose you. I appointed you to go and bear fruit. John 15:16
We have the CHOICE whether to accept the part
- Then choose for yourselves right now whom you will serve….as for me and my family, we will serve the Lord. Joshua 24:15
- I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing; therefore choose life, that both you and your descendants may live; Deuteronomy 30:19
We are NOT meant to be EXTRAS.
- I know your works: you are neither cold nor hot. …Revelations 3:15
- You are God’s chosen people. You are holy and dearly loved. So put on tender mercy and kindness as if they were your clothes. Don’t be proud. Be gentle and patient. Colossians 3:12
- But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves. James 1:22
We were CHOSEN for a BIGGER ROLE
- Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father in heaven. Matthew 5:16
- Yet amid all these things we are more than conquerors and gain a surpassing victory through Him Who loved us. Romans 8:37
THE QUESTION IS….
- I (Paul), therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you to walk worthy of the calling with which you were called, Ephesians 4:1
- For many are called (invited and summoned), but few are chosen. Matthew 22:14
… OR JUST BE AN EXTRA?