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Faithfulness


1. A characteristic of saints. Eph 1:1; Col 1:2; 1Ti 6:2; Re 17:14.

2. Exhibited in

a. The service of God. Mt 24:45.

b. Declaring the word of God. Jer 23:28; 2Co 2:17; 4:2.

c. The care of dedicated things. 2Ch 31:12.

d. Helping the brethren. 3Jo 1:5.

e. Bearing witness. Pr 14:5.

f. Reproving others. Pr 27:6; Ps 141:5.

g. Situations of trust. 2Ki 12:15; Ne 13:13; Ac 6:1-3.

h. Doing work. 2Ch 34:12.

i. Keeping secrets. Pr 11:13.

j. Conveying messages. Pr 13:17; 25:13.

k. All things. 1Ti 3:11.

l. The smallest matters. Lu 16:10-12.

3. Should be to death. Re 2:10.

4. Especially required in

a. Ministers. 1Co 4:2; 2Ti 2:2.

b. The wives of ministers. 1Ti 3:11.

c. The children of ministers. Tit 1:6.

5. Difficulty of finding. Pr 20:6.

6. The wicked devoid of. Ps 5:9.

7. Associate with those who exhibit. Ps 101:6.

8. Blessedness of. 1Sa 26:23; Pr 28:20.

9. Blessedness of, illustrated. Mt 24:45,46; 25:21,23.

10. Exemplified

a. Joseph. Ge 39:22,23.

b. Moses. Nu 12:7; Heb 3:2,5.

c. David. 1Sa 22:14.

d. Hananiah. Ne 7:2.

e. Abraham. Ne 9:8; Ga 3:9.

f. Daniel. Da 6:4.

g. Paul. Ac 20:20,27.

h. Timothy. 1Co 4:17.

i. Tychicus. Eph 6:21.

j. Epaphras. Col 1:7.

k. Onesimus. Col 4:9.

l. Silvanus. 1Pe 5:12.

m. Antipas. Re 2:13.