Called to Be Humble
Series: 1 Peter
Category: Christian Life
Speaker: Joshua Holland
I. A good teacher meets the students at their level. (v.1; Jn 21)
A. Peter is an example of a humble and sensitive elder.
B. Peter had a good example in Jesus. (cf. John 21:15-17)
C. Jesus grows the faith of those who follow Him. (21:18-20)
II. Elders lead the church with humble hearts. (v.2-4)
A. Elders feed, lead, guide and protect the local church.
B. They desire to serve God in this way.
C. They are eager to give of themselves.
D. They provide a pattern for others follow.
E. They work for and will be rewarded by Jesus.
III. The church can only follow Jesus with humble hearts. (v.5-6)
A. Practice humility today so you can humbly lead tomorrow.
B. God accepts only the humble in heart.