Table of Contents
- 1 Where does the Bible discuss service?
- 2 What holds the Bible when it is read to the congregation?
- 3 What scriptures are read at a funeral?
- 4 What does God say about being a servant?
- 5 When you are in the service of others you are in the service of God?
- 6 Who should read the eulogy at a funeral?
- 7 What does the Bible say about being a faithful servant?
- 8 What have you against being baptized?
- 9 What principle can we learn from Mosiah 2 41?
- 10 How do you start off a eulogy?
Where does the Bible discuss service?
In II Cor. 9:12-13, the Bible says that the service we provide not only meets needs but expresses thanks to God and leads others to praise God. The Bible also says that service builds up the “body of Christ.” (See Eph. 4:12.)
What holds the Bible when it is read to the congregation?
During the reading Altar servers stand to either side holding lit processional candles. In some practices servers also hold hexapteryga (ceremonial fans). In the Greek practice, the deacon may read the Gospel from the Bishop’s throne.
What scriptures are read at a funeral?
What are the most popular funeral Bible readings?
- Romans 8:35, 37- 39. Who will separate us from the love of Christ?
- John 14:1-3. Do not let your hearts be troubled.
- Ecclesiastes 3:1-4.
- 1 Thessalonians 4:14-17.
- Job 19:23-27.
- Revelation 21:1-7.
- Matthew 11:28-30.
- John 3:16.
What does God say about being a servant?
Jesus quotes from the prophet Isaiah in Matthew 12:18. In that passage Jesus says that He fulfills the role of a servant, “Behold, my servant whom I have chosen.” Indeed, Jesus stressed again and again that He did not do anything He wanted. Jesus did not even decide what His work would be.
When you are in the service of others you are in the service of God?
17 And behold, I tell you these things that ye may learn awisdom; that ye may learn that when ye are in the bservice of your cfellow beings ye are only in the service of your God.
Who should read the eulogy at a funeral?
Family members, friends, clergy, and/or funeral conductors often give eulogies. At very religious funerals it is common for only clergy to deliver eulogies. However, even at many religious funerals it is common for others to deliver eulogies as well.
What does the Bible say about being a faithful servant?
Matthew 25:23: 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.”
What have you against being baptized?
10 Now I say unto you, if this be the desire of your hearts, what have you against being abaptized in the bname of the Lord, as a witness before him that ye have entered into a ccovenant with him, that ye will serve him and keep his commandments, that he may pour out his Spirit more abundantly upon you?
What principle can we learn from Mosiah 2 41?
In the passage above, King Benjamin teaches us an important principle: God’s commandments make us happy both in this life and in the next. Yes, they do expect us to defer gratification, and yes, they do require us to make sacrifices.
How do you start off a eulogy?
- Start with opening remarks (introduce yourself and give your relationship to the deceased).
- If you are an immediate family member, thank attendees (especially those who have traveled a great distance).
- If you are not a family member, express your condolences.