Category Archives: 2Corinthians

Faith Test

There are a lot of people around the edges of the faith, and many who try to dip in and out of the faith. When we are in the faith, Jesus Christ is in us. This is our hope of … Continue reading

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Confess

When we confess before God, we go from being out of fellowship with God to being in fellowship with the Saviour. Agree with God that your conduct is not reflective of his calling on your life. Turn in the other … Continue reading

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Humbly Rely on God’s Strength

God opposes the proud and gives grace to the humble and meek. Why? He wants us to rely upon him and not boast of our own strength. When we are strong, we don’t need him. Or others. Or so we … Continue reading

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See-Saw of Concern

With whom can you empathize? Who is walking in deep waters and needs your support? Bear the burdens of others and you will exemplify and fulfill the law of Christ. This isn’t dependent on our own loads. It’s dependent on … Continue reading

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Stable Ground of Devotion to Christ

It is healthy to pursue maturity in Christ so that we are interested in his truth and knowledge of him. When this becomes more important than tickling our own ears, we will be standing firm on the rock of Jesus, … Continue reading

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Giving: A Matter of Willingness and Heart

Giving is a matter of a heart surrendered to God. And giving is not a matter of having enough to give.  The Apostle Paul helps us understand: “For if the willingness is there, the gift is acceptable according to what … Continue reading

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Jesus Yoke

Jesus invites us to take his yoke upon us. We are tempted to yoke ourselves improperly and unequally to people and things of the world close friendship, business partnership or romantic relationship. God foresees this will be a problem and … Continue reading

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