First Corinthians 7:6-9 Promoting Single Life If you are single you might feel at times that everyone expects you to be married. It would seem that it is the norm to be married but many people live all of their life without getting married. In this passage Paul promotes the single life. He shows how it is advantageous if you want to devote your life to serving God. The Lord Jesus, as recorded in the gospels, taught that some people are single for the Kingdom of God’s sake. As you watch…
First Corinthians 7:10-16 Staying together or separating? This section of First Corinthians 7 (verses 10-16) addresses two scenarios. 1. Whether Christian couples should separate when they have marital problems. 2. Whether a couple, one of whom gets saved after they get married) are obligated to stay together if they life becomes unbearable. God's desire is that marriages should be harmonious and that couples should enjoy the pleasures of marriage in every respect.
How to blow away your audience! Tell them how God sees them and what He has called them. I think if it was me I would be a bit apprehensive! Imagine the delight of discovering that God sees you as a saint, all Christians are, no exceptions! Wow. Watch and discover more of this exciting and thrilling truth. 1 Corinthians 1:1-3 - Digital Sojourner
Paul is writing to people whose lives are very complex. Intelligent and yet morally freewheeling. Worldly wise but spiritually immature. Under God’s guidance Paul’s response is to write what turns out to be a fascinating and bang up to date letter. Join us in our second excursion into history that relates directly to the modern world.