The Privileged Life of Pleasing God - Praise God and Do Good

Summary

SERIES: PREEMINENCE

Scripture Reference: Hebrews 13:15-18

OFFER PRAISE TO GOD (v15)

  • “Praise” —> honor, commendation, worship

  • Continually; all the time

  • The only way to pierce through darkness is by being light

  • “Give thanks” —> to confess or to acknowledge

PRACTICE DOING GOOD FOR OTHERS (v16)

  • Intentionally

    • “do not neglect” —> overlook or forget; escape notice

    • Look for and take notice of opportunities to do good

  • Selflessly

    • Phil. 2:1-5 —> “Have this attitude in you which was also in Christ Jesus”

    • Have a selfless attitude that lifts another up

  • Sacrificially

    • “Sharing”

      • Rom. 12:13

      • "take what is ours and give to someone in need”

Our privilege { life of pleasing God } —> Praise God { bring Him honor continually } and Do Good { intentional, selfless, sacrificial }