In this episode, we explore the spiritual gift of mercy, emphasizing its importance in showing compassion, kindness, and encouragement to others. The discussion revolves around the idea that all Christians should exhibit mercy, but some are specifically gifted with an extraordinary ability to show mercy in a special way. Jeff encourages those with the gift of mercy to embrace and use it, highlighting its essential role in softening the difficulties of life and strengthening the body of Christ.
The Greatest All Time Study on Spiritual Gifts in the History of Humanity (s1e8) – The Gift of Helps
In this episode, we discuss the importance of the spiritual gift of helps, emphasizing practical tasks that are vital for the functioning of a church. References to Bible verses from 1 Corinthians 12 and Romans 12 are used to highlight the significance of serving and helping others. The gift of helps is described as essential for the body of Christ, with examples given of behind-the-scenes work and practical contributions that may not be perceived as inherently spiritual but are crucial for the church’s success. The episode encourages all followers of Jesus to seek practical ways to serve, regardless of their perceived spiritual roles, and emphasizes the value of the gift of helps in building and strengthening the body of Christ.
The podcast episode is a study on spiritual gifts, specifically focusing on leadership as a spiritual gift. It discusses the distinction between “Big L” leadership as a spiritual gift and “small L” leadership skills. The emphasis is that leadership in the context of spiritual gifts should be servant leadership, following the example of Jesus. The episode explores different biblical references to leadership and its various forms within the body of Christ. It highlights the importance of being connected to Jesus for effective leadership and emphasizes the responsibility of leaders to guide and help others succeed. The overall message is that leadership is a spiritual gift with a unique role in building up the body of Christ.
The Greatest All Time Study on Spiritual Gifts in the History of Humanity (s1e6) – The Serving Gifts
In this episode, we look the gifts that Peter classified as serving gifts.
The Greatest All Time Study on Spiritual Gifts in the History of Humanity (s1e5) – Outcome of the Gifts
In this episode, we look at what the spiritual gifts produce, which is the fruit of the Spirit.
The Greatest All Time Study on Spiritual Gifts in the History of Humanity (s1e4) – Purpose of the Gifts
In this episode, we look at the purpose of the gifts and why they are important if you want to grow deeper in your faith.