“train yourself for godliness; for while bodily training is of some value, godliness is of value in every way, as it holds promise for the present life and also for the life to come.” (1 Tim 4:7b-8)
Thursday: TEACH ANOTHER PERSON
Matthew 28:19-20 Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, … teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you.
Yesterday the purpose of reviewing Sunday’s sermon was for you and another saint to meditate on God’s Word. Today the exercise is duplicated, but for the sake of someone who was not at the same church service, perhaps someone who does not even believe in the Bible.
- Review Sunday’s sermon. Refresh your mind quickly on the main point of the passage preached.
- Jot down a few pointers for you to be able to teach some of what you learned on Sunday.
- Speak to someone who was not at church on Sunday, and walk them through a short re-telling of the sermon. It can be as simple as …
At church on Sunday my pastor preached from [passage]. I’ve been thinking about it quite a bit yesterday and today again and would like to share it with you. [read passage]. The main point is [main point]. It is obviously important for God to include it in His Bible. Do you read the Bible often? Can I share next week’s sermon with you again next thursday?