Earning

Sermon from CCM Fallowfield

LISTEN

 

This sermon was preached by Tim Simmonds at the Fallowfield site of Christ Church Manchester on Sunday 3rd February 2013.

SERIES

 

This message was part of the ‘Show Me the Money’ series, preached at Christ Church Manchester’s church in Fallowfield in early 2013. The full series included the following sermons:

 

BIBLE VERSES

 

This sermon was based on 2 Thessalonians 3:6-12.

Warning Against Idleness

6Now we command you, brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you keep away from any brother who is walking in idleness and not in accord with the tradition that you received from us. 7For you yourselves know how you ought to imitate us, because we were not idle when we were with you, 8nor did we eat anyone’s bread without paying for it, but with toil and labor we worked night and day, that we might not be a burden to any of you. 9It was not because we do not have that right, but to give you in ourselves an example to imitate. 10For even when we were with you, we would give you this command: If anyone is not willing to work, let him not eat. 11For we hear that some among you walk in idleness, not busy at work, but busybodies. 12Now such persons we command and encourage in the Lord Jesus Christ to do their work quietly and to earn their own living. 

MORE SERMONS

 

To see more sermons from Christ Church Manchester, you can visit our sermons page, or why not consider subscribing on iTunes.