Message: Your Role Matters (Part One)

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Starting and finishing well: Learning from King Uzziah

  • 1 Corinthians 9:24 (NLT) Don’t you realize that in a race everyone runs, but only one person gets the prize? So run to win!
  • In the Christian “race”, we have seen the “track” littered with the remains of those that started well but never finished well… The Bible is not shy about SHOWING FLAWS…
  • Jacob was a schemer, but God transformed him and named a nation after him. David was a great worshiper and warrior but struggled as a dad. Manasseh led people to spiritually abandon God’s covenant bringing future judgment on Judah. Josiah revived a love for God in the people but died in a battle he should have avoided.
  • Flaws and all, God works in us and through us. So, FINISH WELL!
  • Every follower of Jesus can finish well by avoiding the mistakes of King Uzziah.