Sermons on 1 Corinthians

Relationships 102—Before You Commit

All relationships are to be based on love for God and, in turn, love for one another. Some things are best learned now *Disagreement doesn’t change facts*Both parties find this reality hard to believe*But men can actually chew gum and walk at the same time*There are a variety personality types*Only God can change the heart*Men and women communicate differently*Adjust you must! 1 Corinthians 13:4-8 (NASB) 4 Love is patient, love is kind and is not jealous; love does not brag and is not arrogant, 5 does not act unbecomingly; it does…

What Would You Include

If you were going to include details of your ministry. What would you include? What did Paul say about his ministry? 1 Corinthians 2:1-5 (NASB) 2 And when I came to you, brethren, I did not come with superiority of speech or of wisdom, proclaiming to you the [a]testimony of God. 2 For I determined to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ, and Him crucified. 3 I was with you in weakness and in fear and in much trembling, 4 and my [b]message and my preaching were not in persuasive words of wisdom, but in…

Keeping God in Sight

•Prayer and dieting have this in common… They are most often done in desperation Nothing wrong with either, but its no way to live •Especially when desperation becomes   “Too late 1.The heart hardens 2.Focus fades 3.The way is lost •Where there is life there is hope: “Choose Life.” 1 Corinthians 16:22 (NASB) 22 If anyone does not love the Lord, he is to be [a]accursed. [b]Maranatha.

The Church the Temple of God

•The church not an external entity with its various groups, buildings and services. •It is people of like mind—the Mind of Christ. •Never to be spoken of by Christians as: “Them,” or “They,” or “Those…” 1 Corinthians 3:16-17 (NASB) 16 Do you not know that you are a [a]temple of God and that the Spirit of God dwells in you? 17 If any man destroys the [b]temple of God, God will destroy him, for the [c]temple of God is holy, and [d]that is what you are.

Your Body Is A Temple 1 Cor 6:19

1 Corinthians 6:19-20 (NASB) 19 Or do you not know that your body is a [a]temple of the Holy Spirit who is in you, whom you have from [b]God, and that you are not your own?20 For you have been bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body.