Category Archives: the book of 1 Corinthians

I AM the God who made all the kinds of love 1 Cor 16:19-24

Greet others like you would greet Jesus. The distinguishing mark of the Christian is love for one another. To love the Christian body of believers is to love Jesus. How would you love and greet Jesus?  But without having Christ’s … Continue reading

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I AM the God who includes you in my work 1 Cor 16:5-18

It takes a team to reach the world I often use the analogy of a football team when it comes to the teamwork required to take the Gospel around the world. It is not just the quarterback who wins the … Continue reading

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I AM the God who loves the world through you 1 Cor 16: 1-4

God primarily uses his people for his glory What glory and wonder to think that God would include us in his working to meet the needs of people through his church. But to think that he would limit his divine … Continue reading

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I AM the God who won the victory for you 1 Cor 15:35- 58

He won so that we might win too Why do we ride on roller coasters? It is because we love the thrill of the ride coupled with the confidence it won’t come off the track. If it was up to … Continue reading

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I AM the Resurrection and the Life 1 Cor 15: 16 – 34

The Beauty of the Resurrection It takes just as much faith to believe God when he says that you were made a sinner in Adam, as it does that you are made righteous in Christ. You were not there when … Continue reading

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I AM Christ, the God of Salvation 1 Cor 15:1-11

The Gospel Paul says some powerful things about this Gospel in Romans. It is the power of God and Righteousness of God for those who simply believe in Romans 1. In Galatians he warns of condemnation if we preach any … Continue reading

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I AM the God of order 1 Cor 14:26-40

Troubles in the church From Sex in the church, to problems with the Law, various worldly philosophies creeping in, and in this section, the abuse of spiritual gifts and women disrupting the services; Paul has had to correct them numerous … Continue reading

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