Someone Is Watching You
People need to learn that their actions do affect other people. So be careful what you say and do, it’s not always just about you.
- People hear you – then they watch
1 Timothy 4:12 -Let no one despise your youth, but be an example to the believers in word, in conduct, in love, in spirit, in faith, in purity.
2 Timothy 1:5 -when I call to remembrance the genuine faith that is in you, which dwelt first in your grandmother Lois and your mother Eunice, and I am persuaded is in you also.
Demonstrating a maturity in life and conduct
“Example” or “pattern”
- Be an example of the believers to the world
- Be an example to the believers
How can we be a good example for people in the world and in the church?
Matthew 5:16 Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father in heaven.
Luke 2:51 -Jesus went with them to Nazareth and obeyed them. His mother was still thinking about all these things.
- Be a person of your word
- Be a person in the Word of God
Proverbs 18:21 Death and life are in the power of the tongue, And those who love it will eat its fruit.