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Diens en diensbaarheid tot opbou van die kerk

A. C. Barnard

Verbum et Ecclesia; Skrif en Kerk: Vol 9, No 2 (1988), 105-119. doi: 10.4102/ve.v9i2.985

Submitted: 18 July 1988
Published:  18 July 1988


Service and Servitude in View of the Edification of the Church
The most important change Christ brings about is that people who, in the past, desired to be served, are now willing to serve. The believer is a person who serves and the church is a service community. The service is comprehensive: we serve God, we serve our fellow believers, we serve in the church, we serve in the world, we serve people when they are in need, wherever they are, and we serve God in our services of worship.

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