The Believer’s Ministry Pt3

4 Categories of Ministry: Ministry to the Body

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

I The Believer’s Ministry (Mobilizing the Church)

A.4 Categories of Ministry: Ministry to the Body

1. (Eph. 4:1 AMP) Every believer is called to the ministry.

2. There are four categories of ministry and all believers are called to the first (3) and some called to the (4th):

a.Ministry to the Lord

~(Matt. 22:37-38) 1st and greatest commandment

~(1 Pet. 2: 5, 9) royal priesthood that offers spiritual sacrifices.

Living sacrifice




b. Ministry to the Body

c. Ministry to the Lost

d. 5-Fold Ministry

3. Ministry to the Body

a. (Matt. 22:39-40) 2nd commandment

b. (Eph. 4:11-12, 16 all NLT) part of the 5-fold ministries responsibility is to train the body to serve, love, build up and minister to the body.

~(Rom. 12:3-18 NLT) serving God by serving God’s people with love.

~(1 Cor. 12:4-13:3 NLT) we are all called to serve in our local body with our gifts to build up the body.


[Pastor Lee Stokes]


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