A Mother’s Day Message for All

Acts 16:13-15, 38-40

Charm is deceptive and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised. Proverbs 31:30

 

Lydia had a heart for God because she trusted in the message of the gospel that Paul preached.  Acts 16:13-14

 

  • Have you trusted in Christ for your salvation?

 

Lydia had a heart for God that was displayed by her choice to be identified with Christ in baptism. Acts 16:15a

 

  • Are you committing your life to daily follow Christ?

Lydia had a heart for God that was revealed by her courageous service to those who proclaimed Christ. Acts 16:15b, 38-40

 

  • Are you making yourself available to serve others?

 

Main Idea:  When you daily live out the truth of the gospel in the power of the Holy Spirit you make a lasting impact on your family and on others for the glory of God.

 

Application:  Do you have a heart for God? A heart for ministry? A heart for service?