Focusing on 1 Corinthians 15:20-28 and 35-50, Pastor Jeff spoke about how Jesus and the Apostle Paul described our bodies and our lives in Heaven after Jesus returns and raises His people from the dead. Other verses include John 12:24-26, 1 John 3:2, Philippians 3:20-21, Luke 24:41-43, Luke 24:39, and John 20:19.
Pastor Jeff relates Paul’s description of how each believer is one of the many members within the body of Christ. Jeff goes on to discuss how, in the present day, formal membership in a church helps the local church function more efficiently. The primary text for today is 1 Corinthians 12:12-31, 1 Corinthians 1:2, Ephesians 5:23, and Romans 12:3-5.
What does Christianity mean if Jesus did not rise from the dead? Paul explains it clearly to the Corinthians. Jesus said to Martha, “I am the resurrection and the life. Anyone who believes in me will live, even after dying. Everyone who lives in me and believes in me will never ever die. Do you believe this, Martha?” John 11:25-26 (NLT)
1 Corinthians 15:12-26 Romans 10:9 Hebrews 11:1 2016-03-27 BIBLE STUDY QUESTIONS FOR 2016-03-27
There are many things that divide a church: music and worship styles, colors of carpet and walls, etc. Corinth had a plethora of divisive issues. Ironically. even spiritual gifts given by God for the common good became a source of conflict and division.
1 Corinthians 12:1-7, 1 Peter 4:1-2, James 3:13-18. 2016-02-14_BIBLE STUDY QUESTIONS FOR 2016-02-14
Pastor Jeff explains the ceremony of communion, also referred to as the Lord’s supper, through 1 Corinthians 11, along with many other references from the Old and New Testaments. Pastor Jeff says this study is a bit longer than usual, partly because there is so much that can be said about communion. However, it is in no way comprehensive. So you are encouraged to do your own research to see what the Lord has to say to you personally about the subject. Classes using the sermon notes will want to pick what parts are most important for their particular class.
This recording is 1 hour, 32 minutes in length, encompassing the entire service including the music. The sermon is in smaller portions throughout the service. When downloading, be aware the file size is 88 mb and may require more time than usual. 2016-02-07 BIBLE STUDY QUESTIONS FOR 2016-02-07
We are a mobile people these days, moving from town to town, church to church. We should take this lesson with us as we go. What we consider important, we support; if it is not important, we tend to ignore it or destroy it. 1 Corinthians 9:1-18 2016-01-03 BIBLE STUDY QUESTIONS FOR 2016-01-03
The Apostle Paul continues to answer questions that were presented to him by the believers in Corinth. The study today is about avoiding causing others to stumble by how we exercise our freedom in Christ. 2015-12-06 BIBLE STUDY QUESTIONS FOR 2015-12-06