Bond-Servant Mentality

Reality Of Christ

PAULThe Apostle Paul is known as one of the most radical conversions in the Bible. He went from legalistic Jew, who persecuted and murdered hundreds of Christians, to a head core devoted follower of Christ. None of which would have happened if he wasn’t confronted by Jesus on the way to Damascus (Acts 9:1-20). Christ made an impact on his life, so much soo, that Paul began to refer to himself as, The Bond-servant of God.”

“Paul, a bond-servant of God and an apostle of Jesus Christ…” Titus 1:1

The Term ‘bond-servant’comes from the Greek word dulos‘ and is defined as:

  1. 1.   A slave, bondman, one who gives himself up to another’s will.
  2. 2.   Those whose service is used by Christ in extending and advancing his cause among men.
  3. 3.   Being devoted to another to the disregard of one’s own interests.

Simply put, being a bond-servant of…

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