長大成人

Growing up like Jesus

 

經文: 2:51-52; 4:11-16; 3:12-14; 提後4:13

Scripture: Luke 2:51-52; Ephesians 4:11-16; Philippians 3:12-14; 2 Timothy 4:13

背誦經文: 2:52 耶穌的智慧和身量(註:或作:ď年紀Ē),並 神和人喜愛他的心,都一齊增長。

Memory Verse: Luke 2:52Jesus increased in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and men.

回應詩歌:H278但願耶穌的美麗從我顯現 Let the Beauty of Jesus Be Seen in Me

陳明

信息綱要:

Outline:

1. 成長是 神對祂兒女的心意

††††† Growing up is Godís will for His children

     12:2 不要效法這個世界,只要心意更新而變化,叫你們察驗何為 神的善良、純全、可喜悅的旨意。

     And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good and acceptable and perfect will of God.(Romans 12:2)

2. 耶穌是我們成長的榜樣

Jesus is our example regarding growing up

聖經中關於††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† .

The scriptural record of Jesus between the ages 12 and 30

     †††††††††††( 2:51)

Obedience (Luke 2:51)

     ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††( 4:16)

As His custom (Luke 4:16)

     †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††(Luke 2:52)

††††††††††† Four areas of wholesome growth

o†† 智慧

††† Wisdom

o†† 身量

††† Stature

o†† 神喜愛他的心

††† Godís favor

o†† 人喜愛他的心

††† Menís favor

3. 成長不只是從壞到好,†††††††††††††††††††††††††† .

Not only to grow from bad to good, but from good to better

     保羅個人的榜樣 ( 3:12-14;提後4:13)

Paulís personal example (Phil 3:12-14; 2 Timothy 4:13)

     保羅對提摩太的勸勉 (提前4:12 -15)

Paulís exhortation for Timothy (1 Timothy 4:12-15)

     在我們個人的身上,但願耶穌的美麗從我顯現,†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

As for us individuals, we hope the beauty of Jesus be seen in me, in all areas of life

     在團體的方面,盼望教會越來越成熟,††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ( 4:11-16)

Corporately, we hope the church will grow to maturity, to the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ (Ephesians 4:11-16)