Witicles Experts Online Articles Directory
Witicles Experts Articles Directory Witicles Experts Articles DirectoryWiticles Experts Articles DirectoryWiticles Experts Articles Directory

Welcome, Guest!     Sign Up    Sign In
Sponsored Ads

Create Free Website or Blog with Hubpile

The Act of Marriage: The Beauty Of Sexual Love

Author Box

Gboyega AdedejiGboyega Adedeji
I am a Nigerian and an Ambassador of Christ sent to Nigeria for the cause of His Kingdom. By divine-making, I read, teach and speak. I am a Dad to my daughter and a husband to my lovely
Joined 4 years ago
From Abuja, Nigeria
Total Articles 238

Recent Articles From Author

# The Accessories of God's Assignment: How God Provides For Your Needs
# Marriage: Discover What Becomes of Men Who Help Their Helping Wives
# How To Survive In Turbulent Uncertain Recessive Times
# The Lies We Tell Ourselves About Marriage

Namecheap.com Namecheap.com

Become A Witicles.Com Expert Contributor Today

Shop for Books online in Nigeria at kpiBooks.com.ng Order your favourite books online now, Save the stress & Pay online or with cash at Your Doorstep!

We help our esteemed clients develop web strategy that works!
Call us @ +234 803 578 3880

Authors Spotlight
Gboyega Adedeji  Gboyega Adedeji
Gboyega Adedeji is a Veteran Writer on Witicles.comVeteran Author
238 Articles
   I am a Nigerian and an Ambassador of Christ sent to Nigeria for the cause of His Kingdom. By divine-making, I read, teach and ... from Abuja, Nigeria

Free Online Articles Editor  Free Online Articles Editor
Free Online Articles Editor is a Veteran Writer on Witicles.comVeteran Author
137 Articles
   We challenge the minds of people towards mental and attitudinal shift and National transformation. We are the Editorial team of Witicles.... from Abuja, Nigeria

Abiola Benjamin Obayomi  Abiola Benjamin Obayomi
Abiola Benjamin Obayomi is a Veteran Writer on Witicles.comVeteran Author
241 Articles
   Real Estate is my Profession. The change we need in Nigeria begins with all of us doing things differently. Collectively, we can make Nigeri... from Ile-Ife, Osun State

Omolara Adedeji  Omolara Adedeji
Omolara Adedeji is a Veteran Writer on Witicles.comVeteran Author
60 Articles
   I am a kingdom expander and I believe in the testimony of a transformed life as the greatest testimony of all. I am a voice of God for m... from Abuja, Nigeria

Sell Your Books online in Nigeria, Earn 80% from book sales

Top Articles
Top 10 Reasons for Nigeria's Undeveloped Economy
CONSAT: Nigeria DTH Cable Television That Challenges DsTV, MyTV, Startimes and Others
INSIGHTS On Tithes & Offerings from Brother Gbile Akanni
The Pyramid of Friendship: Secret of Effective Relationships
The Quick Fix for Nigeria's Underdevelopment and Unemployment

Recent Articles
Buhari Anti-Corruption Fight: Is It A Sham?
The Presidency and A Failed Coup: Let Us Make Sense of It
Saraki Impeachment Plot: How Easy Can It Be?
Who Is Afraid of Bukola Saraki?
Police Brutality: A Menace To Our Collective Existence

Recent Comments
Make Your Mood
How To Season And Grill Chicken
6 days ago Call me +91-9990223143 for high class Indian escort girls services providing in Delhi. Hire some sexy & Best Escorts in Delhi who give you real Girlfriend Experience. http://www.makeyourmood.in

Delhi Escorts
How To Season And Grill Chicken
1 week ago We are providing Delhi Escorts, Escorts in Delhi, Delhi Call Girls, Call Girls in Delhi for sex dating with high class accommodation facility in Delhi. http://www.makeyournight.in

Amaya Khan
CONSAT: Nigeria DTH Cable Television That Challenges DsTV, MyTV, Startimes and Others
1 month ago I am Amaya Khan. I am hot girl with appetizing and natural body. I am pursuing fashion course in Institute, Goa. http://www.amayaescorts.in http://www.marry-escorts.in http://www.chennaisexyzone.com http://www.vipchennaiescort.com

Site Clouds
Witicles, Articles, Webnigerians,Experts, Submit Articles, Become A Writer, Writing, Technology, Leadership, God, Government, Management, Nigeria, Society, Culture, Authentic Articles
Social Sharing

Sponsored Ads

Article Category >>>Kingdom Service

Excellence Factors For Fulfillment In Ministry

By Gboyega Adedeji       Apr 14, 2014

Ministry is actually expressed by many people in different ways, likewise the word ‘fulfillment’; but for us to be on the same page and therefore communicate effectively, we need a common understanding of these terms.

While a good number of people believe that ministry is about preaching and teaching of the Word of God as a pastor, teacher, apostle, prophet or evangelist, another group believe that ministry is more than that; thus, covering activities of people in the workplaces, communities and nations. And the latter group believe that anyone that is pursuing or carrying God’s work (irrespective of the setting); whether in the church, bank, community, is actually in ministry.

The truth is, none of these two groups is wrong about ministry; however, no group is completely accurate about ministry. And if I may say, that a man is preaching in the church or churches does not really imply that he is in the ministry.

Now, if ministry is literally interpreted to imply service; then, to really tell that a man is in ministry, we must be clear about whom or what the man is serving; for if the man is serving his ego up an organizational ladder or his ambition or his belly or his greed of his lust; he is very far from ministry.

So, we  have brought ministry to a good level for our understanding now – as we have agreed that ministry is service; hence, everyone in ministry, irrespective of the setting, is serving!

If you now ask me, “Brother, what exactly is a man expected to serve, to be a minister – one in ministry?” Then I will redirect you back to the Scriptures. And so, we will quickly see a man who was in ministry – yet, not a preacher or teacher of God’s Word in the church setting:

For David, after he had served God’s will, purpose and counsel in his own generation, fell asleep (in death) and was buried among his forefathers,…”

(Acts 13:36 --- AMP).

If I am right, you are well familiar with the historical account of King David – the acclaimed greatest King in the history of Israel as a nation. Although, you might find it hard to believe; but that portion of the Scriptures above, reveals to us in very plain language, his secret of excellence in ministry.

Looking carefully at that Scripture, certain issues are underscored:

  • He had served;
  • God’s will, purpose and counsel;
  • His own generation.

And that tells us that true ministry must always be in relation to those factors above; that is, no man can claim to be in ministry, let alone excelling in it, when any of these factors are missing:

  • Service;
  • God’s will, purpose and counsel;
  • Generational Impact.

Thus, your ministry is and must be in relation to your service of God’s will purpose and counsel in your own generation. So, in case you are still thinking that ministry is only about preaching and teaching God’s Word; then, I am glad to ANNOUNCE to you that you are wrong! Really, ministry is about service; it is about God’s will, purpose and counsel; and it is about your generation.

Hence, irrespective of the direction of your own passion – maybe yours is towards politics\government, or social & spiritual, or education, or even sports & entertainment, you can actually become a minister. However, you will need to align your direction of passion or interest with those factors above – service; God’s will, purpose and counsel; and your generation.

Next time, as God wills, we shall be taken a careful look at each of the factors, which could set men apart after they are long gone on the earth – as to whether they are really sleeping like King David, or somewhere gnashing their teeth in regret or underutilization and mis-utilization of their lives.


From Witicles.Com: Thank you for the gift of your time. We appreciate you for reading this article published by Gboyega Adedeji. Witicles.Com is indeed your partner for your growth, effectiveness and maturity.


If you need to re-publish this ARTICLE, please cite this article - (http://witicles.com/excellence-factors-for-fulfillment-ministry-14.html) and the Writer (Gboyega Adedeji)

Do You Find This Article Helpful?

Article Tags:
Save the Stress, Shop for Books Online in Nigeria - kpiBooks.com.ng
Article Source
Gboyega AdedejiAbout Gboyega Adedeji
Gboyega Adedeji Gboyega AdedejiGboyega AdedejiGboyega AdedejiGboyega Adedeji


Gboyega Adedeji is an inspiring teacher and writer. He is committed strongly to the development of effective leaders across generations and denominations.

He is an author of many books, writer of many articles and coach of many leaders!

He leads at LeaderSoil

Social Sharing

If You Enjoyed This Article; Then, Share It On Your Social Network

Excellence Factors For Fulfillment In MinistryExcellence Factors For Fulfillment In MinistryExcellence Factors For Fulfillment In MinistryExcellence Factors For Fulfillment In Ministry

Post Comment

Article Comments

No comment found! Be the first to share your thoughts on this article!

Related Articles

Author's Articles

" " " "

Related Books

A Disruptive Faith: Expect God to Interrupt Your Life

Kathryn Kuhlman: A Spiritual Biography of God's Miracle Worker

The Kingdom of God In You by Bill Winston

Rediscovering the Kingdom: Ancient Hope for our 21st Century World

Home | Advertise With Us | About Us | Contact Us | How To Submit Articles | Article Writing Tips | Webnigerians.com | kpiBooks.Com | Our Sitemap: XML HTML

Copyright © 2013-2018 Witicles. All rights reserved.