Sermons on 2 Corinthians
Going Home#4-Absent From The Lord-John Staiger-12/06/2022 @ 11:00 Morning Worship Posted by Morningside Church Of Christ on Sunday, 12 June 2022 State of absence:•For all Christians this is our first thought.•Our governing principle.•Standing “This side of Heaven” in relation to our Lord.•Our “earthly state”•A fact not to be grieved over, but to be recognized and felt. 2 Corinthians 5:6 6 Therefore, being always of good courage, and knowing that while we are at home in the body we are absent from the…
Going Home#3-At Home In The Body-John Staiger-05/06/2022 @ 11:00 Sunday Worship Posted by Morningside Church Of Christ on Sunday, 5 June 2022 2 Corinthians 5:6 6 Therefore, being always of good courage, and knowing that while we are at home in the body we are absent from the Lord—
Sunday Morning 2022-04-10 Worship Service Posted by Morningside Church Of Christ on Saturday, 9 April 2022 The devil’s Sunday Job is to make sure that whoever turns up on a Sunday, ends up in Hell. 2 Corinthians 13:5 5 Test yourselves to see if you are in the faith; examine yourselves! Or do you not recognize this about yourselves, that Jesus Christ is in you—unless indeed you [a]fail the test?
Ecclesiastes 4:12 12 Though one may be overpowered, two can defend themselves.A cord of three strands is not quickly broken. 2 Corinthians 11:23-31 23 Are they servants of Christ? (I am out of my mind to talk like this.) I am more. I have worked much harder, been in prison more frequently, been flogged more severely, and been exposed to death again and again. 24 Five times I received from the Jews the forty lashes minus one. 25 Three times I was beaten with rods, once I was pelted with stones, three times I…
ForgivenessSin gets in the wayRepent and be saved, or perish. Romans 8:1 Deliverance from Bondage 8 Therefore there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. 2 Corinthians 5:21 21 He made Him who knew no sin to be sin on our behalf, so that we might become the righteousness of God in Him. Ephesians 4:32 32 Be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving each other, just as God in Christ also has forgiven [a]you.
2 Corinthians 7:10 10 For the sorrow that is according to the will of God produces a repentance [a]without regret, leading to salvation, but the sorrow of the world produces death. Hebrews 9:27-28 27 And inasmuch as it is [a]appointed for men to die once and after this comes judgment, 28 so Christ also, having been offered once to bear the sins of many, will appear a second time for salvation without reference to sin, to those who eagerly await Him
Buried in the Past No place to Live: God did not design us to live there. Yes, a lot of good memories and stories that thrill… But also, a place of regrets and… Re-Constructing of facts 2 Corinthians 6:2 2 for He says, “At the acceptable time I listened to you,And on the day of salvation I helped you.” Behold, now is “the acceptable time,” behold, now is “the day of salvation”—
Clayton’s Apology•The apology you make when you’re not really sorry. Herod’s sorrow didn’t save John The Baptizer Saul’s sorrow didn’t stop him from trying to kill David 2 Corinthians 7:10 10 For the sorrow that is according to the will of God produces a repentance [a]without regret, leading to salvation, but the sorrow of the world produces death.
Human beings are not famous for seeing themselves as they really appear. It’s not the outside. It’s our habits that build over time… . Thoughtlessness•Rudeness in the name of humour•Arrogance•Messiness•Eating habits•Wastefulness•Selfishness•Aggression•Judgmental•Bad language 2 Corinthians 3:18 (NASB) 18 But we all, with unveiled face, beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory, just as from the Lord, the Spirit.
Does it belong in the of the worship of the saints? NO! 2 Corinthians 8:1-2 (NASB) Great Generosity 8 Now, brethren, we wish to make known to you the grace of God which has been given in the churches of Macedonia, 2 that in a great ordeal of affliction their abundance of joy and their deep poverty overflowed in the wealth of their liberality.