How to Bless Your Pastor

Teaching Outline
1 Cor 9:1-12a

Give him respect.

     Respect for the office.  (1a)
     Respect for the time he spends with the Lord.  (1b)

     Respect for his ministry's impact on your life.  (1c-2)

Honor his rights.

     Right to have a life.  (4)

     Right to have a wife.  (5)

     Right to be financially supported by the church.  (6-7)

Provide him reward.

     Reward gives him energy to keep working.  (8-9)

     Reward fosters hope.  (10)

     Reward conveys value.  (11-12a)

Thank you Selmore Baptist Church for being a blessing to me!