Category Archives: 1Corinthians

Community Gifts

God has placed the parts in the body just as he wanted them to be. And so we all belong. Every person is valuable. Every person is needed. Every person belongs. And when we take up the service God calls … Continue reading

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Faceoff

How are you preparing for your next year? Are you training yourself up? As we look into next year, we can consider ways to win more faceoffs in our spiritual lives. What spiritual disciplines can you enhance this year as … Continue reading

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The Hidden and the Heart

The measure of the leader is based on God’s assessment of the heart and the hidden. This is concerning because we follow what we see on stage or online or in public. And if we follow leaders who aren’t followers … Continue reading

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Resurrection Victory

The hope of heaven awaits! Through the resurrection, Jesus conquered death. He is victorious. He snatched the victory from death so we can participate in this victory and have the precious hope of eternity.  Because of Jesus, heaven is our … Continue reading

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Resurrection: Victory and the Hope of Heaven

Rising from the dead, Jesus was victorious over the consequence of our sin. In dying for us, he bore the consequences of our sin very personally. If he did not rise, our own hope of rising from the dead into … Continue reading

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From Foolishness to Power

Without the Spirit at work within a person, there is no comprehension of the power of the cross. God works through the presence and power of the Holy Spirit to open the eyes and hearts of people to his love … Continue reading

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Lamb of God II: Passover Lamb

Passover is the celebration of God’s faithfulness, his rescue, and his power of evil. Jesus is the fulfillment of God’s faithfulness, he is the embodiment of God’s rescue, and he is the Victor over the forces of evil in our … Continue reading

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