The character and reward of the good and faithful servant.

A sermon occasioned by the much lamented death of Charles Whittelsey, Esq; who departed this life July 2d, 1764, in the 41st year of his age. Preached the Lord"s-Day after his funeral.
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Printed by Richard & Samuel Draper, in Newbury-Street , Boston
Whittelsey, Charles, -- 1723-
StatementBy James Dana, A.M. Pastor of the First Church in Wallingford. ; [Four lines from Young]
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 9628.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination30, [2] p.
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Open LibraryOL17734890M

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The character and reward of a good and faithful servant of Jesus Christ [electronic resource]: A funeral sermon, occasioned by the death of the Rev. Jonathan Parsons, A.M. Minister of the Presbyterian congregation in Newbury-Port, who departed this life July 19th, He realized his responsibility, and at once set to work, etc.

He was" good "and "faithful," referring to his character and conduct.

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While faithful to his master, he was good to his brethren, and the manifestation of his goodness is seen in the revelation that follows, "Faith without works is dead," etc.

III. Look at the FAITHFUL, SERVANT'S REWARD. This is the true reward of faithful service—bringing glory to the everlasting King. It seems fitting to me know that the story never mentions the names of the three men.

For in their anonymity they bring more glory to the name of the Lord. The Faithful Servant. The whole Old Testament points to Jesus Christ. Joe Orton's The Good and Faithful Servant' is a dark satire that reads increasingly less like comedy and more like the modern tragedy of corporate allegiance depicted by Miller in /5.

“Well done, good and faithful servant.; you were faithful over a few things, I will make you ruler over many things. Enter into the joy of your Lord.” (Matthew ) In the parable of the minas, it is even stronger. The master gave each servant a mina.

One came back and said: “Master, your mina has earned ten minas”. God calls Joshua to meditate on the law day and night and to obey it, with the promise that he will prosper if he does so (Josh ). Faithful servants are made through faithful study of the Word of God.

God makes faithful servants through discipleship. Typically, God makes a faithful servant by training him through other faithful servants.

Characteristics of a Servant I Timothy Every Christian is a servant of the Lord, and each has a place of service. These seven principles are what God The character and reward of the good and faithful servant. book outward training or education, but what makes a servant strong on the inside and prepares him for Christian service.

Reward For Works Confidence Reward holy Boldness fearless Self Worth cats Boldness Self Esteem Faith, As A Body Of Beliefs.

The Recompense Of The Righteous Confidence, Of Christians Sending Things Away Throwing Away Deficient Faith Riches, Spiritual Generosity, God's Trusting Confidence And Self Esteem.

When the master returned from a long absence, he rewarded his two faithful servants and said to each of them, “Well done, good and faithful servant. You have been faithful with a few things; I will put you in charge of many things.

Come and share your master’s happiness!” (Matthew23). (25) What good is it for someone to gain the whole world, and yet lose or forfeit heir very self.

(Luke )." Similar to Jesus, Paul challenges us to be better servants in Colossians and his other letters. How to be a faithful servant.

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Here is Paul's list of ways to be a faithful servant: Pray and give thanks to : Tray Washington. The character and reward of the good and faithful servant: a sermon occasioned by the much lamented death of Charles Whittelsey, Esq ; who departed this life July 2d,in the 41st year of his age.

Preached the Lord's-Day after his funeral. The character and reward of the good and faithful servant: a sermon occasioned by the much lamented death of Charles Whittelsey, Esq ; who departed this life July 2d,in the 41st year of his age.

Preached the Lord's-Day after his funeral. By James Dana, A.M. Pastor of the First Church in Wallingford. [Four lines from Young]. The character and reward of the good and faithful servant: a sermon occasioned by the much lamented death of Charles Whittelsey, esq; who departed this life July 2d,in the 41st year of his age: preached the Lord's-day after his funeral.

GOD REWARDS HIS GOOD AND FAITHFUL SERVANTS BY COMMITTING A LARGE MINISTRY TO THEIR CHARGE.

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Instead of talents, these servants are to have cities. Fidelity in small things proves the character and trains the powers, and so prepares for service in large things.

Now, this enlarged service is the best reward that can be offered to the diligent servant. And he who had received the five talents came forward, bringing five talents more, saying, ‘Master, you delivered to me five talents; here I have made five talents more.’ His master said to him, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant.

You have been faithful over a little; I will set you over much. Enter into the joy of your master.’Author: Ksean. A faithful Christian servant is patient to serve everyone, even when they are not ready to be served.

Sometimes we need to wait for the perfect time to be a servant to a fellow brother or sister in Christ. A faithful servant will jump on the chance to offer a helping hand or take on an additional workload.

The character and reward of a good and faithful servant of Jesus Christ: a funeral sermon, occasioned by the death of the Rev.

Jonathan Parsons, A.M. Minister of the Presbyterian congregation in Newbury-Port, who departed this life July 19th, He washed the feet of his disciples—the task of a servant. And he calls each of us to serve God and others. One day, he will return and to those who have been faithful, he will say, “Well done, good and faithful servant” and to others, he will call them a “wicked and lazy servant.

I believe that Jesus will say well done, good and faithful servant for being faithful in the things that He command us to do, and those things are revealed in Scripture (i.e. Matt The Good And The Faithful Servant [Anthony Masters] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Masters' sense of irony and compassion for his characters makes it all the more pleasure to read SHOT IN THE DARK To Daniel Boyd. The one reference to Onesiphorus outside of Philemon is, he was “a faithful servant” Oh.

and the quality identified in the beloved Antipas was “My faithful martyr”. Examine Faithfulness It is remarkable how frequently the word of God draws us back to this one matter. The Good News - Home. The Reward of the Faithful. By David A. DePra. One of the greatest delusions of the Body of Christ involves the expectation of REWARDS from God.

Millions of professing Christian people expect God to REWARD them for how they live. They expect that reward NOW, but they expect it once they die. His lord said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful servant; you have been faithful over a few things, I will make you ruler over many things.

Enter into the joy of your lord'" (Matthew ). Here we find the six words that will determine our eternity: "Well done, good and faithful servant!". The Good and Faithful Servant is a darkly comic television play by the English playwright Joe Orton.

It was originally written in and was filmed for British television by the company Associated-Rediffusion for ITV shortly before author Joe Orton's murder in The play was later performed theatrically. A production directed by Fred Proud was performed at the King's.

Bible verses about Rewards. His master said to him, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant. You have been faithful over a little; I will set you over much. And if anyone's name was not found written in the book of life, he was thrown into the lake of fire.

Revelation ESV / 4 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. Christian Fiction. This is the book that inspired the life-changing drama that has been presented in churches across America. In the tradition of Jerry Jenkins' and Tim La Haye's Left Behind series, The Bema describes what Left Behind left out: what happens to Christians who are caught up in the rapture.

Based solidly on biblical and theological research, this fictional account /5(42). Sermons on various subjects. by Jonathan Parsons,Searle, John. Character and reward of a good and faithful servant of Jesus Christ: a funeral sermon, occasioned by the death of the Rev.

Jonathan Parsons. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *5/5. Luke “And the king said to him, ‘Well done, good slave!

Because you have been faithful in a very little, you will have authority over ten cities.” The faithful servant was given greater responsibility (authority over ten cities) as a result of his faithfulness.

Thus, this becomes an exhortation to faithfulness for us today. Question: "What does the Bible say about faithfulness?" Answer: To be faithful is to be reliable, steadfast and unwavering, and the Bible speaks of this type of faithfulness in four ways: as an attribute of God; as a positive characteristic of some men; as a characteristic that many men lack; and as a gift of the Holy Spirit.

Faithful is also used in the sense of .Bible Verses about Reward - Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working God “will repay each person according to what they have done.” Therefore, my dear brothers and sisters, stand firm.

Let nothing move you Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper His master replied, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant!