Sermons tagged with ‘1 Corinthians’

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The Center of the Church – Resurrection!

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Listen to or Watch this message. The Center of the Church – Resurrection! God is using his people, the church, to make himself known. How does he make sure that they don’t mess it up? Like in a musical score or a movie, this is Paul’s (Author of Corinthians) crescendo, for the resurrection of Christ. […]

The Lord’s Supper

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Listen to this message. Scripture for this message: 1 Corinthians 11:17-34 Communion/the Lord’s Supper is a celebration by Christians instituted by Christ at the last meal he ate before being captured and crucified. The problem for the church in Corinth when they celebrate the Lord’s Supper (1 Cor. 11:17-22) – It’s for the worse, not […]

God Provides for His Mission

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Listen to this message. Scripture for this message: Acts 18:1-17 1 Cor. 2:1-5 1 Cor. 1:1- God Provides Partners – As it is needed for us to make disciples, God provides partners to encourage, aid, and act as co-laborers in spreading the gospel. God Provides Places and People – There will always be people in […]

Living for God’s Glory

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Listen to this message. Scripture for this message: 2 Corinthians 4:1-7 1 Corinthians 8:1-10:32 We have been given a treasure in salvation that reveals how valuable God is. (2 Cor. 4:7) What does it mean to live a life for the glory of God? Simply having knowledge and doing the right thing because we know […]

Proclaiming the Gospel

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Listen to this message. Scripture for today’s message: 1 Corinthians 15:1-8 1 Peter 1:22-25 1 Corinthians 1:18-2:5 Throughout scripture it is clear the the act of telling people about the gospel with words is the highest priority of witnessing and proclaiming the work of Jesus in our life. On our own, people are unable through […]

Reconciliation

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Scripture in today’s message: 1 Corinthians 1:10-17 Matthew 5:21-24, 18:15-17 1.Same message 2.No divisions Conflict is not necessarily bad. When dealt with in a healthy way, conflict brings strength. Our tendency is to either flee from conflict or to dominate. Matthew 5:21-24, 18:15-17 The goal is reconciliation. Both parties are told to seek reconciliation. 3.Same […]

Remember

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Listen to this message. Scripture in today’s message: 1 Corinthians 1:1-9 Things to remember: 1.We are blessed in many ways: ■We are made holy. (v2) ■God is our father and we are His family. (v3) ■We have grace from God. (v4) ■We are enriched in every way. (v5) ■We have the privilege of being living […]

An Honest Prayer

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Listen to this message. Scripture for this message: 1 Corinthians 2:1-16 Isaiah 63:7-64: Isaiah Reminders of God’s goodness, faithfulness, and mercy. (Isaiah 63:7-14) Lamenting God’s punishment. (Isaiah 63:15-19) Prayer that God would show His power. (Isaiah 64:1-4) Recognizing the Israelites’ disobedience. (Isaiah 64:5-7) Prayer for relief (Isaiah 64:8-12) Good news of things to come (Isaiah […]

Devoted: At the Table

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Scripture for this message: 1 Corinthians 10:23-31 Acts 2:42-47 – receiving food with glad and generous hearts; worship. Three main attitudes that people may have toward food and drink: 1. I deserve it; I’ve earned it. 2. It’s just fuel for the body. 3. A satisfying, comforting god. Genesis 2:8-9, 16 Exodus 12:1-14, 16:11-35 Psalm […]

Disconnect

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Listen to this sermon. Scripture for today’s teaching: – Ephesians 4:1-6 – 2 Corinthians 11 – 1 Corinthians 12 Disconnect: a discrepancy or lack of connection. Comparing the typical life of an American Christian to the teachings of the Bible often leaves a disconnect between the two. 1.It doesn’t make sense for some to be […]