SUBJECT: CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS KNOWLEDGE
CLASS: JSS 1
TERM: 2nd TERM
TOPIC: CALL TO SERVICE
(a) Meaning of Service,
(b) Example of People Who Served in The Bible –Joseph and Ruth,
(c) Examples of People That Served The Society Faithfully
(d) Life in God’s Service [1Peter 2:18-25]
(e) Problem of Service,
MEANING OF SREVICE
Service is the work done by somebody for an organization or somebody else as a job, duty or favour. It is also the work that somebody can do or does by virtue of their job, profession or training. In this regard, we can say a servant is someone who follows and does the will of his master, receives instructions and learns from him or her.
EXAMPLE OF PEOPLE THAT RESPONDED TO CALL TO SERVICE
There were some people who served faithfully according to the Bible. They were so sincere, honest, trustworthy, constant, reliable and dependable in their relationship with others and in the performance of their duties. Joseph and Ruth were the good examples of people that served God and humanity faithfully, that we can emulate today. Other examples include: Abraham, Moses, Joshua, Caleb, Samuel, David, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, Daniel, and many others. These were people God entrusted with the service to His people.
EXAMPLE OF PEOPLE WHO SERVED THE SOCIETY FAITHFULLY
The following people have been proven to serve their societies faithfully at different times of their lives.
Life in God’s Service [1Peter 2:18-25]
Peter advised the servants to be submissive to their masters in all respect, not only to the kind and gentle ones, but even to the difficult ones.
Problem of Service:
The following are the problems faced while serving:
Christian Religious Knowledge for J.S.S. 1 by A.A. Adeyinka, et.al. pg 73.
(b) Anthony Enahoro (c) Desmond Tutu (d) Jaja Wachukwu
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