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August 9, 2020 – Matthew Carnagua, – Bold Suffering, Pt. 1 – “Ministry Rooted in THE Faith” – II Timothy 1:1-7
Charged to Guard His Trust – ‘1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, according to the promise of life in Christ Jesus, 2 To Timothy, my beloved son: Grace, mercy and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord. 3 I thank God, whom I serve with a clear conscience the way my forefathers did, as I constantly remember you in my prayers night and day, 4 longing to see you, even as I recall your tears, so that I may be filled with joy. 5 For I am mindful of the sincere faith within you, which first dwelt in your grandmother Lois and your mother Eunice, and I am sure that it is in you as well. 6 For this reason I remind you to kindle afresh the gift of God which is in you through the laying on of my hands. 7 For God has not given us a spirit of timidity, but of power and love and discipline.’ II Timothy 1:1-7 NASB1995
The Next Generations Ministry pastor, Matthew Carnagua, at EastPointe Bible Church commits to the overall EBC vision and serves to implement strategies that advance this outreach mission. Specifically his ministry role maintains and implements oversight of the vital strategy of discipleship for the next generation of believers from infant through college ages.
Qualifications: 1 Timothy 3:1-7; Titus 1:5-9
- Calling: strong desire for vocational ministry, ordination or progress toward that goal.
- Character: personal integrity at home, the community and in the body of Christ.
- Competence: skilled in organizational leadership and communication.