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Fourteen Facts About Christian Calling

By Fred Myers
Published on Nov 20, 2018

#324 Fourteen Facts About Christian Calling

I am Fred Myers the founder of For the Fathers Ministry, and this is Faith by the Numbers.

Count your way to wisdom in number three hundred twenty-four of this series, Fourteen Facts About Christian Calling.

If every Christian has a calling and every Christian will be judged on the fulfillment of their calling, why is it that many do not know the facts of a calling? Paul is clear that if we do not fulfill our calling we will suffer a loss. Paul adds that we cannot lose our salvation, and he then tells us there is a reward for faithful fulfillment.

Fourteen Facts About Christian Calling:

  1. There are a variety of callings for service in God’s kingdom.
  2. The callings of God are irrevocable.
  3. We should be diligent to demonstrate that we are saved, and we are working in the Kingdom.
  4. Our calling is to bless others in order that we receive a blessing.
  5. Our calling will cause us to suffer in order that we have the chance to imitate Christ.
  6. We are to be faithful to our calling imitating Christ.
  7. Our calling is a holy calling.
  8. We are to seize upon our calling and fight the good fight of faith.
  9. God only assigns a calling to believers in Jesus Christ.
  10. We should pray that we are worthy of our calling.
  11. We must resolve to fulfill all the work of our calling.
  12. We are judged for the work in our calling, and there is a reward or loss.
  13. Our calling requires wisdom and the knowledge of God’s word.
  14. We should be thankful that we have a calling.

Each calling requires wisdom, and knowledge of God’s word. Today turn to the word of God to find your work for God.

I am Fred Myers, and this is Faith by the Numbers.

It is my prayer that many will count their way to wisdom through this series and find the peace that surpasses all understanding.

1 Co 12:6 and there are varieties of activities, but it is the same God who empowers them all in everyone.

Ro 11:29 For the gifts and the calling of God are irrevocable.

2 Pe 1:10 Therefore, brothers, be all the more diligent to confirm your calling and election, for if you practice these qualities you will never fall.

1 Pe 3:9 Do not repay evil for evil or reviling for reviling, but on the contrary, bless, for to this you were called, that you may obtain a blessing.

1 Pe 2:20 For what credit is it if, when you sin and are beaten for it, you endure? But if when you do good and suffer for it you endure, this is a gracious thing in the sight of God. 1 Pe 2:21 For to this you have been called, because Christ also suffered for you, leaving you an example, so that you might follow in his steps.

 Heb 3:1 Therefore, holy brothers, you who share in a heavenly calling, consider Jesus, the apostle and high priest of our confession, Heb 3:2 who was faithful to him who appointed him, just as Moses also was faithful in all God’s house.

2 Ti 1:9 who saved us and called us to a holy calling, not because of our works but because of his own purpose and grace, which he gave us in Christ Jesus before the ages began…

1 Ti 6:12 Fight the good fight of the faith. Take hold of the eternal life to which you were called and about which you made the good confession in the presence of many witnesses.

2 Th 2:14 To this he called you through our gospel, so that you may obtain the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

2 Th 1:11a To this end we always pray for you, that our God may make you worthy of his calling…

2 Th 1:11b and may fulfill every resolve for good and every work of faith by his power…

Php 3:14 I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.

Eph 1:17 that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give you the Spirit of wisdom and of revelation in the knowledge of him, Eph 1:18 having the eyes of your hearts enlightened, that you may know what is the hope to which he has called you, what are the riches of his glorious inheritance in the saints…

Col 3:15 And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful.

 

 

 

 

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