THE ROADS CHURCH - NORRIS CITY & MT. CARMEL
FAMILY MATTERS - Part 2
Sunday Apr 28, 2019 - Son/Daughter Role
Locations & Times
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  • The Roads Church - NC
    583 US-45, Norris City, IL 62869, USA
    нядзеля 8:30 раніцы, нядзеля 10:30 раніцы
  • eRoads Family
    нядзеля 10:30 раніцы
  • The Roads - Mt. Carmel
    2200 College Dr, Mt Carmel, IL 62863, USA
    нядзеля 5:30 вечара
3 keys to Family Membership:

1) OPPORTUNITY
2) OPTIONAL
3) OPEN
Members of the household - oikeios - Member of a family or to a particular household
3 primary roles of members of the Household of God:

1) Son/Daughter (You) - Dependency
2) Spouse - Deference
3) Parent - Development
2 Dimensional application

1) Natural - In our homes and families
2) Spiritual - In our relationship with God
3 primary roles of members of the Household of God:

1) Son/Daughter (You) - Dependency

Dependent - Relying on or subject to another

Misconceptions in this role can lead to misrepresentations in other roles.
3 Stages of the Son/Daughter Role: (Life Cycle)

1) Baby Stage - Exposure
2) Child Stage - Exercise
3) Adult Stage - Excelling
3 Stages of the Son/Daughter Role: (Life Cycle)

1) Baby Stage - Exposure


Expose - To make known; bring to light, to cause to be visible or open to view
Grow - auxano - To increase, achieve the highest position
3 Stages of the Son/Daughter Role: (Life Cycle)

1) Baby Stage - Exposure
2) Child Stage - Exercise

Exercise - The act of bringing into play or realizing in action
Unskilled - apeiros - Inexperienced, unacquainted; lack of knowledge, capacity to do.

Use - hexis - Systematic training; Practice doing again and again repeatedly

Senses - aistheterion - To be able to understand, perceive

Exercised - gymnazo - To train, exercise or discipline oneself
Obey - hupakouo - To hear under, listen attentively and obey
3 Stages of the Son/Daughter Role: (Life Cycle)

1) Baby Stage - Exposure
2) Child Stage - Exercise
3) Adult Stage - Excelling
Excel - To be superior to; surpass in accomplishment or achievement
Perfect - teleios - Complete, full age, mature, fully accomplished
Led - ago - To be influenced to follow a course of action; to be led or influenced

Sons - huios - A son, disciple, follower

Children - teknon - Small child, young infant

If we are not first able to be led we will never be entrusted to lead.
APPLICATION:

How do you see yourself as a son or daughter of God?

Are you dependent on Jesus or on yourself?

Are you exercising and putting into practice the things you have learned?

Are you allowing the Spirit of God to lead you so that you can grow up in all things?