Paul concludes his letter. Do you test your understanding of Scripture and your faith? Is your faith genuine? Do you navigate life while keeping your eyes on Jesus? Do you…
Paul carefully exposes (traveling, cultic) teachers who appear to be skilled Christians but who have great self-esteem and use their arrogance when speaking and want to pull disciples after themselves.…
Paul continues discussing the donations for the Christians in Jerusalem who were in a very difficult situation. Paul gives guidance in how to decide how much to donate to this…
Paul discusses arrangements for the Corinthian church to continue in making donations for the Christians in Jerusalem who were in a very difficult situation. Paul gives guidance in how to…
Paul knows how to counsel, even when it is painful. Paul also knows how to follow his counsel with kind and comforting words. This helps the recipients keep to their…
Paul wraps up his long list of encouraging viewpoints with this final point that we should realize we are priests who will be serving in God’s temple in the Kingdom…
Paul continues to add to our list of what is encouraging to us as we face difficult times: Although we groan in our bodies we look to being present in…
When we compare the life of non-believers ... Although the gospel of Jesus being the Christ and the image of God is veiled for those who are perishing, we see…