Preaching Outline About the Shunammite

Published On: 12 de October de 2023Categories: preaching model

Outline Topic: Preaching on “The Shunammite’s Example of Generosity”

Biblical Text Used: 2 Kings 4:8-17

Outline Purpose: The purpose of this outline is to explore the story of the Shunammite woman and her generous act toward the prophet Elisha, highlighting the importance of God’s generosity and reward.

Introduction:
The story of the Shunammite is an inspiring example of generosity and faith. She demonstrated great kindness toward the prophet Elisha and reaped extraordinary rewards. Today, let’s explore this narrative and learn about the fruits of generosity.

Central Theme: Shunammite’s Example of Generosity

I. The Encounter with Elisha

  • Shunammite’s Hospitality : 2 Kings 4:8
  • Elisha’s Concern for the Shunammite : 2 Kings 4:13

II. The Shunammite’s Generosity

  • Building a Room for Elisha : 2 Kings 4:10
  • A Special Place for the Prophet : 2 Kings 4:11
  • The Reward Promised by Elisha : 2 Kings 4:13

III. The Resurrection of the Son of Shunammite

  • The Promise of a Son : 2 Kings 4:16
  • The Sudden Death of the Son : 2 Kings 4:20
  • Shunammite’s Call for Help : 2 Kings 4:22-24
  • The Miracle of the Resurrection : 2 Kings 4:34-35

IV. Life Lessons from Shunammite

  • Generosity is Rewarded by God : Proverbs 19:17
  • The Importance of Hosting and Supporting Ministers of God : Matthew 10:41-42
  • Faith in the Face of Adversity : Hebrews 11:1
  • The Power of Prayer in the Resurrection : James 5:16-18

V. Applying Shunammite’s Generosity and Faith in Our Lives

  • Showing Love and Generosity to Others : 1 John 3:18
  • Supporting Ministers and God’s Work : 1 Timothy 5:17-18
  • Keeping Faith in Times of Adversity : 2 Corinthians 4:16-18
  • Confidence in God’s Promise : Philippians 4:19

Conclusion:
The story of the Shunammite teaches us about the power of generosity and faith. When we show kindness and support to others, especially God’s ministers, we reap spiritual and material rewards. Furthermore, the Shunammite reminds us that faith is essential, even in the most difficult situations.

When to Use This Outline:
This preaching outline on Shunammite’s generosity is appropriate for use in worship services, Bible studies, or teaching times about generosity and faith. It can be adapted to suit the context and specific needs of the audience.

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Written by : Ministério Veredas Do IDE

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