Sermons on 1 Corinthians
Paul here in Ephesians encourages us to keep walking. To walk in love, to walk as Children of light. As Christ has shone on us we are no longer darkness but we are light. We make an impact on the world around us by being who we are. “You’re not in the light, you ARE light…”
Ben Davies shared an excellent word about dying to self. He explained that Jesus although he was God submitted himself to the Father’s will and glorified God. It is the same for us when we die to self and live for God, we glorify him. What areas of your life do you need to die to self and live for God?
As we approach the summit of our series in Luke, Dave challenges us to stand strong in life as Jesus himself stands with us in every situation. Looking at the amazing outworking of God’s plan throughout history, we see a God who is for us not against us – His good plans for you will never fail.
We love seeing Jesus illuminated in church life and beyond. So as we step out boldly in using the gifts of the Holy Spirit we ask; what does it look like and what’s our part in speaking what God brings through the gifts? Dave unfolds this passage in 1 Corinthians 14 and we discover that in God’s amazing love and grace, He has given us instructions for applying the gifts of the Holy Spirit in a way that honours Him and each other…
What does the gift of tongues (speaking in other languages) look like in church life and in our personal lives? Michael unpacks what the bible tells us about this gift of the Holy Spirit. We learn what speaking in tongues is, how we can grow in this gift ourselves, and how to keep love being the central motivation behind it all.