Audio Sermons

Marks of a Healthy Ministry (Part 1)

Dr. Van Lees, 12/29/2012


As we examine the Apostle Paul's description to the Romans of his own ministry -- what can we identify as the genuine marks of a healthy, effective ministry that genuinely glorifies the Lord?

Romans 15:15-19

15 But on some points I have written to you very boldly by way of reminder, because of the grace given me by God 16 to be a minister of Christ Jesus to the Gentiles in the priestly service of the gospel of God, so that the offering of the Gentiles may be acceptable, sanctified by the Holy Spirit. 17 In Christ Jesus, then, I have reason to be proud of my work for God. 18 For I will not venture to speak of anything except what Christ has accomplished through me to bring the Gentiles to obedience—by word and deed, 19 by the power of signs and wonders, by the power of the Spirit of God—so that from Jerusalem and all the way around to Illyricum I have fulfilled the ministry of the gospel of Christ; (ESV)

Part of the Exposition of Romans series, preached at a Radio Broadcast service.