Card Set Information
An individual is created as physical, _, and __
Emotional and spiritual
The answer to the question "Who am I" gives a person's __.
Believers are __ in the __.
Created in the image of God
____ is the scripture that supports belief that believers are created in the image of God.
God has given individuals the capacity to express the same __ he feels.
The interaction of the physical, emotional, and spiritual aspects of individuals determine the kind of __ they become.
___ is the scripture that indicates to the believer the experience of justification
____ is the scripture that identifies the expression of redemption to the believer
__ behavior is the will of God.
A disciple possess genuine concern for the ___.
A disciple searches the ___ to be an effective witness.
A shepherd or leader is stable in __
Faith, love, and endurance
A called person functions compellingly out of __
A called person functions ____ in light of a sacred responsibility
A minister is an agent of ___
Ministers must develop ___
Spiritual response patterns
Ministers need to recognize that there is a constant state of spiritual conflict for control of the ___
Ministers must focus their faith on ____
In order to be spiritual, a minister must understand the contrast between the ___ mind and the __ mind
Spiritual and sinful
The sinful mind is ____ to God. (Romans 8:7)
The spiritual mind is ____. ( Romans 12:2)
As a shepherd/leader, a minister must have a ___.
As a shepherd/leader, a minister must have a commitment to ___
As a shepherd/ leader, a minister has a sense of __. (Ephesians 6:10)
As a shepherd/leader, a minister must assume a stance if ___.
Jesus __ people.
As a shepherd/leader, a minister accents ministry__
A ministry priority should build on the centrality of __
Preaching exists to ____ people
A sermon must be felt in the __ of The minister
Heart and spirit
____ is the most important event in the life of the church each week
Celebration of worship
The early church model of worship was based on the ____ style.
Worship can be viewed as the ____ of the wheel of ministry
Three purposes of worship are _____ _______ _____
Exalt God, edify believers, and evangelize the lost
A worship service should _____ believers
A structure of a worship service may be ____ from church to church.
A worship service should be ____ through, ____ through, and _____ for the glory of God!
Thought, prayed, designed
The best minister description of a pastor might be found in ___
As a shepherd the minister provides ____ to the congregation
Ministers prepare the congregation ___ to face challenges.
Ministry includes ___ contact
When a minister meets a family after a loved one passes away the minister provides ___ for the funeral service.
Comfort and preparation
A call to worship should _____ the worshipper onto the greatness Of God!
The bible says in ____ that there should be public reading of scripture
The ____ praise is important because the worship service should not be a spectacular event!
Using fear and guilt while receiving an offering is __
The ___ is the centerpiece of a worship service in the church
Ministry of the word of God
Pastoral preaching has a high ____ element in the content
A sermon should____ on the person of Jesus Christ
Preaching needs to be __ based
The most centralizing aspects of the worship service are the ____ of the church
The sacraments of the church are ____
Communion, baptism, and foot washing
Sacrament implies _____
Celebration and mystery
__ represents Christ dwelling in believer and the believer dwelling in Christ.
____ is connected with faith, repentance, and confession of faith
The Lord's supper is another name for ___.
Communion recognizes that an individual is ____
Communion focuses the believer on the _____ of Christ
The Lord's supper ___ among the people of God.
Christ is present in communion ____
Communion is an ____ of grace, but is not grace.
Communion is only available for ____
Baptism is an ____ with Christ
Baptism does not ____ a person
_____ is the mode of baptism
Baptism follows ______
The formula for baptism is focused in Matthew
The washing of feet was an ancient custom of____
______ is a biblical passage about foot washing
The Lord's supper focuses on the ____ of Christ
The practice of dedicating children comes from the dedication of _____
Samuel and Jesus
Dedicating children to God is an act of _____
Praise and thanksgiving
When parents dedicate a child to God they ____ themselves to rear their child before God
Dedicating a child is a time to claim the _____ of God
In a child dedication service the minister explains the ____ of infant dedication
In premarital counseling the pastor talks to a couple about their ___
In premarital counseling the pastor goes over the order of the ____ with the couple
In a marriage service the pastor should explain the meaning of marriage as a _____ before God
The pastors role is that of a ___
As ministers shepherd their congregation they provide them with ___
Nurture and care
In ministering to a grieving family a minister should focus on the _____ of God
Faithfulness and grace
Providing what the family ___ and ____ at a funeral service is important
Wants and desires
Three goals at a sermon at a funeral are to __ Jesus, ___ the family, and ___ the means of eternal life
Exalt, comfort, clarify
___ is part of the ministry of the church
By the nature of the calling the minister is responsible for administering both the ____ and _____ of ministry
Philosophy and plan
The plan of ministry deals with the _____ of ministry
_____ means to organize, to plot, to guide, and to direct.
The minister _____ the church as, it moves into the future
Guides and directs
A vision for ministry creates a ____, a _____, and a ____ for ministry
Objective, purpose, and benefits
The purpose of a vision is to provide a church with the ministry_____ and a means to measure ministry _____
The Old Testament passage, _______ explains the necessity of vision for a church
Ministers are ____, which means they see where the church needs to be going and they outline steps to help the church reach their destination
A vision for ministry starts from the scripture understanding and unfolding _____
Give five principles that should be used when uniting a mission statement for ministry
Evangelism, edification, equipping, encouraging, excellence
Making a ministry vision a reality includes 3 administrative functions
Selecting personnel, identifying ministry plans, establishing a budget for the ministry plan
The church is an ___ that builds the body of Christ
Paul gives an illustrative description of the church as a body if many parts in ___
1 Corinthians 12:12-31
Organization is coming to a balance of ___
Spirit and form
The objective behind organization is that it gives the church ___ for the vision to be carried out.
It is important for a church to know its own_____ style
In order to successfully build the body of Christ, the church must be ________
Need-oriented, job-described; and distinctive in style
Churches need to be aware of the _____ of the people who live in its surrounding community
______ is a spiritual discipline
Basic teachings concerning tithes and offerings are found in ______
Helping people see the Kingdom ______ are key factors for motivating people to involve themselves in ministry
Purpose and benefits
Four core ministry positions in a church are __________
Eldership; teachers; musicians; and auxiliary workers
The _____ should be composed of individuals who are gifts in administration and in different types of ministry
Christ's teachings or actions illustrate how a minister can be a ___
Christ recognized people at their point of _____
Christ related to people in spite of ____
Caring provides people a sense of belonging to something
Significant and purposeful
Caring keeps people as the ______ of ministry
Caring churches are _____ to all people
_____ should be the central thrust of the local church
The sending church is ____
A ______ church does not become a _____ church
Sending ; satisfied
Special services, like ___, should be evangelistic services
Easter and Christmas
_____ to share their faith emphasizes evangelism
One of the most effective means of evangelism is _____
______ is expected of an evangelist
Preaching the Word
An evangelist should ____ on what God is doing in the local church
An evangelist should help the church ___
The character of a church is derived from its ___