Ephesians 4:13-15 – Don’t be infants, but be mature. Only servants, through whom you came to believe—as the Lord has assigned to each his task. To denounce Jesus as God in the flesh, was what this was speaking of that caused them to be accursed. 6 k I planted, l Apollos watered, m but God gave the growth. (J) 12 If anyone builds on this foundation using gold, silver, costly stones, wood, hay or straw, 13 their work will be shown for what it is,(K) because the Day(L) will bring it to light. 1 Corinthians 1:10-31 (Keith Murphy) Keith Murphy looks at the mess of the early Corinthian Church and looks at parallels with today, together with an encouragement to learn the lessons from Paul's wise teaching in this area. 1 Corinthians 5:5 In contexts like this, the Greek word for flesh (sarx) refers to the sinful state of human beings, often presented as a power in opposition to the Spirit. But with many of them God was not well pleased: for they were overthrown in the wilderness. Founded on Christ: Working Together with God - 1 Corinthians 3:5-23 4. 8 The one who plants and the one who waters have one purpose, and they will each be rewarded according to their own labor. (W) All things are yours,(X) 22 whether Paul or Apollos(Y) or Cephas[c](Z) or the world or life or death or the present or the future(AA)—all are yours, 23 and you are of Christ,(AB) and Christ is of God. Servants of Christ: At the End of the Parade - 1 Corinthians 4 5. 1 Corinthians 6 New King James Version (NKJV) Do Not Sue the Brethren. 12 Now a concerning spiritual gifts, brethren, I do not want you to be ignorant: 2 You know b that 1 you were Gentiles, carried away to these c dumb 2 idols, however you were led. New International Version (NIV), In contexts like this, the Greek word for, Deut. 2 Do you not know that the saints will judge the world? 7 So neither the one who plants nor the one who waters is anything, but only God, who makes things grow. 1 Corinthians 14:5-23 King James Version KJV I would that ye all spake with tongues, but rather that ye prophesied: for greater is he that prophesieth than he that speaketh with tongues, except he interpret, that the church may receive edifying. Hebrews 5:12-14 – Another group should have been teachers, but was still taking milk. All rights reserved worldwide. Amen. 3. Father/Son Adventure June … All rights reserved worldwide. 1-5 — Paul’s approach to sophisticated and sinful Corinth is not by the wisdom of the world, but is the unvarnished declaration of Jesus Christ (His person) and Him crucified (His work). Are you not to judge those inside? 13:5; 17:7; 19:19; 21:21; 22:21,24; 24:7, Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the, Dt 13:5; 17:7; 19:19; 22:21, 24; 24:7; Jdg 20:13, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Acts, Comfort Print, NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, Story of Jesus: Experience the Life of Jesus as One Seamless Story, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Luke, Comfort Print, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Romans, Comfort Print. 2 Now I commend YOU because in all things YOU have me in mind and YOU are holding fast the traditions+ just as I handed [them] on to YOU. + 2 For the one who speaks in a tongue speaks, not to men, but to God, for no one listens, + but he speaks sacred secrets + by the spirit. After the lengthy response to the problem of division in the church at Corinth in 1 Corinthians 1:10-4:21 Paul turns the subject to a new problem in chapter 5. Commentary on 1 Corinthians 3:5-9 (Read 1 Corinthians 3:5-9) The ministers about whom the Corinthians contended, were only instruments used by God. Shouldn’t you rather have gone into mourning(B) and have put out of your fellowship(C) the man who has been doing this? a. Rom 1:1… * [1:29–31] “Boasting (about oneself)” is a Pauline expression for the radical sin, the claim to autonomy on the part of a creature, the illusion that we live and are saved by our own resources. What is Paul? And what is Paul? 5 What, after all, is Apollos? 8 He who plants and he who waters are one, and each o will receive his wages according to his labor. Do not even eat with such people. 1 Corinthians 14:20 – Stop thinking like children. The problem of sexual immorality in the life of the church will be treated in both chapters 5 and 6:12-20. Many are downloadable. Paul simply did what he told his young associate Timothy to do: Be an example to the believers in word, in conduct, in love, in spirit, in faith, in purity (1 Timothy 4:12).ii. 1 Corinthians 12:1–31 Spiritual Gifts: Unity in Diversity. Imitate me, just as I also imitate Christ.a. 1 Timothy 5:23 Drink no longer water, but use a little wine for thy stomach"s sake and thine often infirmities. 1 Thessalonians 5:23 New American Standard Bible (NASB) 23 Now may the God of peace Himself sanctify you entirely; and may your spirit and soul and body be kept complete, without blame at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. 1 Corinthians. God is the one who chooses and cooks the food. (K) 7 Get rid of the old yeast, so that you may be a new unleavened batch—as you really are. Christians do not belong to their church leaders 1 Corinthians 3:21-23. The Problem of Sexual Immorality: 1 Corinthians 5:1-13. (L) 8 Therefore let us keep the Festival, not with the old bread leavened with malice and wickedness, but with the unleavened bread(M) of sincerity and truth. Devoted to Christ: Marrying When Time Is Short - 1 Corinthians 7 7. The statement in 1 Cor 11:2 introduces all of these discussions, but applies more appropriately to the second (cf. If any of you think you are wise(R) by the standards of this age,(S) you should become “fools” so that you may become wise. (D) 9 For we are co-workers in God’s service;(E) you are God’s field,(F) God’s building. He spent eighteen months preaching successfully in Corinth and converting the head of the local Jewish Synagogue along with many other Jews and Gentiles. ... NT Wright in his commentary on 1 Corinthians (2004) compares Paul, Apollos, and other teachers to waiters in a restaurant. (A) And what is Paul? 1 Corinthians Commentary > chapter 3. 9 I wrote to you in my letter not to associate(N) with sexually immoral people— 10 not at all meaning the people of this world(O) who are immoral, or the greedy and swindlers, or idolaters. 1 Corinthians 10:5-23. And if the world will be judged by you, are you unworthy to judge the smallest matters? Footnotes. 11 Become imitators of me, even as I am of Christ.+. New International Version (NIV), Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the, ver 14; Ps 18:20; 62:12; Mt 25:21; 1Co 9:17, Nu 31:22, 23; Jer 23:28, 29; Mal 3:3; S 2Th 1:7, 1Co 6:19; 2Co 6:16; Eph 2:21, 22; Heb 3:6, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Acts, Comfort Print, NIV, Biblical Theology Study Bible, Comfort Print: Follow God’s Redemptive Plan as It Unfolds throughout Scripture, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Luke, Comfort Print, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Romans, Comfort Print, NIV, Quest Study Bible, Comfort Print: The Only Q and A Study Bible. The First Letter to the Corinthians St. Paul arrived in the prosperous city of Corinth on his second missionary journey in 51/52 AD. I. Slide#1 Announce Summer Camps: 1. 1 Corinthians 3:5-23 New International Version (NIV). 1 Corinthians 10:5-23 KJV. 6 Dare any of you, having a matter against another, go to law before the unrighteous, and not before the saints? Servants of Christ: At the End of the Parade In contrast to the hero worship in Corinth, how do Paul and his coworkers wish to be regarded? He that planteth and he that watereth are one, employed by one Master, trusted with the same revelation, busied in one work, and engaged in one design. (I) Don’t you know that a little yeast(J) leavens the whole batch of dough? 1 Corinthians 3:5-23. 6 I planted the seed, Apollos watered it, but God has been making it grow. (R), 12 What business is it of mine to judge those outside(S) the church? 1 Thessalonians 2:19; 1 Thessalonians 3:13; 1 Thessalonians 4:15; 1 Thessalonians 5:23). 4th–6th Grade June 18-21 at Idyllwild Pines cost $180 2. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. “Boasting in the Lord” (1 Cor 1:31), on the other hand, is the acknowledgment that we live only from God and for God. 1 Corinthians Bible Study Courses. (Q) 17 If anyone destroys God’s temple, God will destroy that person; for God’s temple is sacred, and you together are that temple. 3 For my part, even though I am not physically present, I am with you in spirit. ... (1 Corinthians 6: 17) 1 Corinthians 15:35-58 5-23-12 The Death of Death! He knew the Corinthian Christians needed examples, and he was willing to be such an example.i. * [ 11:3 – 16 ] Women have been participating in worship at Corinth without the head-covering normal in … It will be revealed with fire, and the fire will test the quality of each person’s work. i Servants through whom you believed, j as the Lord assigned to each. 1 Corinthians 15:24 German Bible Alphabetical: abolished after all and authority come comes destroyed dominion end Father God hands has he kingdom over power rule the Then to when will NT Letters: 1 Corinthians 15:24 Then the end comes when he will (1 Cor. “Expel the wicked person from among you.”[d](U). 5 What, after all, is Apollos? 1 Corinthians 14:1-40 The First to the Corinthians 14 Pursue love, yet keep striving for * the spiritual gifts, but preferably that you may prophesy. , just as I also imitate Christ.a of each person ’ s sight ©1973, 1978, 1984, by... 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