Make Your Calling Personal.

Outline for a sermon preached on September 16, 2018, as part of the “Hands-On Religion” series entitled “Make Your Calling Personal.”


  1. TEXT: Ecclesiastes 9:10.
  2. You are an exquisite piece of hand-made work.
  3. God is painting you into His work.
  4. Without purpose, life becomes futile.
  5. God left His children here to accomplish something.


  1. What should I do?
    1. The answer: Whatever.
    2. Sometimes purpose is found accidentally.
    3. Do what you have better till you find something better to do.
    4. Parents: give you children opportunities to work.
    5. There is value in all work.
  2. How shall I do it?
    1. The Answer: Mightily.
    2. If it is worth doing, it is worth doing well.
    3. Laziness is a curse.
    4. You are waiting on something profound to do. Something is waiting on you to do profoundly.
    5. Be careful how you practice.
    6. Learn to work well.
  3. Why should I do it?
    1. The answer: Death.
    2. Life is a parade.
    3. Make each moment monumental.


  1. PRAYER.