Posts tagged with 1 Corinthians

1 Corinthians 16: Parting Gospel Priorities

Introduction: The Gospel in Plans and Practicalities Gospel Grace With Us Leads To... Gospel St...

"Your Labor is Not in Vain" - 1 Corinthians 15:50-58

1. Our Transformation  (vv.50-53) 2. Our Triumph (vv. 54-57) Application: Hope-Filled Work fo...

1 Corinthians 15:35-49: We Shall Bear the Image of Christ

Introduction: Sown in Weakness, Sadness of Death Analogy of Full Life from Death (vv.36-38) Ana...

1 Corinthians 15:20-34: But, Christ Has Been Raised

Introduction - Drunk: Selfishness and Sin Our Sure Resurrection With Christ (vv.20-23) The Sure ...

Christians Are Not To Be Pitied

Verse 20 is a transition verse, but let’s just read the first half together now: But in fact ...

1 Corinthians 15:12-20: If Christ is not raised...

Introduction: Let the Truth of Christ Determine Your Reality If the Dead Are Not Raised Then Chr...

1 Corinthians 15:3-11: Of First Importance

Introduction: Of First Importance (v.3) Gospel Proof in Scripture  (vv.3-4) Gospel Proof in A...

1 Corinthians 15:1-2: Hold Fast by Faith

Introduction: Don't Assume the Gospel If..We Have Not Believed in Vain (v.2b) Then...The Gospel...

When Sojourners Comes Together: We Boast in Christ

So, let me give a picture of the kind of worship service we’re praying happens week in and wee...

Head and Heart, Structure and Spontaneity

Chapter 14 has been a comparison of the use of the gift of tongues versus the gift of prophecy when ...

1 Corinthians 14:26-40: The Loving Goal of Gathering: Gospel-Help that Glorifies God (Part 3)

Introduction: Head and Heart, Structure and Spontaneity When You Come Together Practice...(v.25) ...

1 Corinthians 14:13-25 - The Loving Goal of Gathering: Gospel-Help that Glorifies God (Part 2)

Introduction: Living on the Edge of Eternity Christians Gather to… Speak Intelligibly fo...

The Loving Goal of Gathering: Gospel-Help that Glorifies God - 1 Corinthians 14:1-12

Introduction: Loving Each Other and Longing for Help Definitions of and Dispositions towards Ton...

The Eternality of Love: 1 Corinthians 13:8-13

 Introduction: What Fuels Your Life? 1. Now: Partial, Dim Sight (vv.8-12) 2. Eternity: Full,...

The Way of Love: 1 Corinthians 13:1-7

1. Everything - Love = Nothing (vv.1-3) 2. Facets of Self-Giving Love (vv.4-8a)  Appli...

1 Corinthians 12:12-31: Many Members of the Body of Christ In One Spirit

Introduction: Self-Longings Regulated by Self-Love 1. Many Members of Christ's Body, One Unifying S...

1 Corinthians 12:1-11: Unity and Diversity: In God and His Gifts For Our Good and His Glory

Introduction: Unity, Humility, Love, and Order 1. The Spirit of God Leads to Worship of Jesus (vv....

1 Corinthians 11:17-34: Come Together for Jesus, Not For Judgment

Introduction: Worldly Fellowship 1. You Come Together Divided (vv.17-19) 2. Therefore, It's Not Re...

Summary Points: 1 Corinthians 11:2-16

1. God's glory is reflected and therefore at stake in men and women understanding, embracing, and li...

1 Corinthians 11:2-16: Marriages that Manifest the Glory of God

Introduction: Think Deeply, Live Humbly, Love Deeply 1. Core Marriage Realities (vv.2-3) 2. Creati...

1 Corinthians 10:23-11:1: Be Imitators of Christ

Introduction: False Freedom in Pursuing our Joy in our Glory Imitate Christ by...(11:1) Seeking th...

Flee from Idolatry!

Therefore, my beloved, flee idolatry! Notice Paul’s care. He loves them. This is a loving war...

1 Corinthians 10:14-22: Flee from Idolatry to Jesus

Introduction: Our Passiveness to Satan's Prowling 1. The Pervasiveness of Idolatry (v.14)2. The Par...

1 Corinthians 10:1-13: Deadly Desires and Divine Deliverance

1. See the Divine Favor (vv.1-5) 2. See the Desert Foolishness (vv.7-10) 3. See the Deadly Fountai...

"Run to Win the Prize" - 1 Corinthians 9:24-27

Introduction: Fuzzy Vision In It To Win It (v.24)How Should We Run? (vv.25-27)What do We Win? (vv.2...

1 Corinthians 9:19-23: Gospel Love: Perseverance for the Prize

Introduction: Eyes on our Rights 1. Enslaved for the Gospel2. Enjoying the Gospel Application: Eye...

1 Corinthians 9:1-18 "Are We Not Free?"

Introduction: The Reward of Requiring our Rights 1. Paul Reveals his Rights from Life and the Law (...

1 Corinthians 8:1-13: Known by God, Knowing God, and Loving Others

Introduction: Conscious of One Another's Consciences (vv.7, 10, 12) 1. The Humbling Principle: God ...

Review of 1 Corinthians 1-7

Introduction: A Restless, Worldly Paradigm of Power and Wisdom 1. The Weak, Foolish Gospel that Con...

1 Corinthians 7:25-40: Redeemed for Radical Devotion

Introduction: Consumed with the Present Age and Considering the Promised Age Redemptive Relationshi...

Challenge for Sojourners Church

In our march through 1 Corinthians together as a church we've spent the last month in chapter 7. The...

1 Corinthians 7:17-24: Ethnicity and Economics Are Not Essentials: Jesus Is

Introduction: Preoccupied with Lesser Priorities Remain where you are with God because... (vv.17, 2...

1 Corinthians 7:10-16: Marriage Matters!

1. Married to a Believer? Stay Married. (vv.10-11) 2. Possible Exceptions (Matthew 5:31-32, Matthew...

There is No Scarlet "D" for Those Washed in the Blood of Christ

Dear Sojourners, As we continue our walk through the book of 1 Corinthians we will continue to enco...

1 Corinthians 7:6-9: Good Gifts from a Generous God

Introduction: Shaped by the World or the Word? 1. God Gives Different Gifts for His Glory (vv.7b-7c...

Sanctified Sex to Stifle Satan: 1 Corinthians 7:1-5

1. Spouses to Have and to Hold (vv.1-2) 2. Spouses, You Are Not Your Own (vv.3-4) 3. Spouses, Stif...

Glorify God With Your Body

Sermon Text and Title - 1 Corinthians 6:12-20: Glorify God With Your Body Introduction: Bad Company...

These Things You Were

Sermon Series - The Weak, Foolish, and Victorious Gospel Sermon Text and Title - 1 Corinthians 6:9-...

Culture, Christians, and the Wisdom of Christ

Sermon Series - The Weak, Foolish, and Victorious Gospel Sermon Text and Title - 1 Corinthians 6:1-...

Love the Sinners Around You and Among You

Sermon Series - The Weak, Foolish, and Victorious Gospel Sermom Text and Title - 1 Corinthians 5:9-...

A Holy Family and a Happy Festival

Sermon Series: The Weak, Foolish, and Victorious Cross Sermon Text and Title:1 Corinthians 5:6-8: A...

Remove the Sinner for the Good of Their Soul

Sermon Series: The Weak, Foolish, and Victorious GospelSermon Title and Text: Remove the Sinner for ...

Faithful Family Love

Sermon Series: The Weak, Foolish, and Victorious Gospel Sermon Title/Text: Faithful Family Love - 1...

Christians: The Scum of the World

Sermon Text/Title: 1 Corinthians 4:1-13 - Christians: The Scum of the World Introduction: A House o...

The Church Built Upon Christ - 1 Corinthians 3:10-15

Sermon Series: The Weak, Foolish, and Victorious Cross Sermon Title and Text: The Church Built Upon...

Sermon Points/Small Group Questions - 02/07/16

1 Corinthians 1:1-3