Christ Jesus Unto Good Works by Pastor Melissa Scott

December 12, 2011 · Posted in Pastor Melissa Scott 

We have some idea that if we take a little tidbit of something and we mold it into what we think because we read the text and it says, “unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them.” Well I have yet to see somebody walk in good works. I’ve yet to see it. That will hit you a little later. It must look strange. All right? Never mind. “For,” I was just checking. Come on now.

“For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus Unto Good Works.” Now, to convey this idea that it is nothing that we bring to the table I’m going to take you back to a passage that this church has heard at least thirty times. We’ve been there. If you listen on the network you’ve probably heard it a hundred plus times. And it is a place I’m hoping you will look at with fresh eyes today for explaining how we are His masterpiece creation.

Pastor Melissa Scott tells us that turn your Bibles to Jeremiah 18. “The word which came to Jeremiah from the LORD, saying, arise, and go down to the potter’s house, and there I will cause thee to hear My words. Then I went down to the potter’s house, and behold He wrought a work.” How many have that scratched out “a work”? Okay, there’s less than half of you. I’ll come back – let’s read through the text and I’ll come back to that. “He wrought a work on the wheels.

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