First Corinthians


Called To Be Saints- 1 Corinthians 1:1-3 - An introduction to a series on Paul's epistle to the church at Corinth - November 28, 2010 -MP3/PPT/PDF

The Problem of Religious Division- 1 Corinthians 1:1-17 - Those who follow Christ seek unity - December 12, 2010 -MP3/PPT/PDF

The Crucified Christ - The Wisdom & Power of God- An examination of 1 Corinthians 1:18-31 - December 19, 2010 -MP3/PPT/PDF

Is Your Faith In The Wisdom of Men or The Power of God?– The manner of Paul’s preaching and the source of the message he preached - 1 Corinthians 2:1-16 - January 16, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

God's Building- (1 Corinthians 3) - The True Gospel Joins People Together In Christ - January 30, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

God's Builders- "Stewards, Spectacles And Fools For Christ" - 1 Corinthians 4 - February 13, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

The Problem of Immorality In The Church At Corinth- The Purpose, Need & Nature of Church Discipline - 1 Corinthians 5 - February 20, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

Problems In The Church At Corinth- Going To Law Before the Ungodly, Unrighteousness & Defiling The Body - 1 Corinthians 6 - March 27, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

Questions On Marriage- (Instruction, Restrictions, Present Distress, liberties) - 1 Corinthians 7:1-16 - April 17, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

More Questions On Marriage- (Living within social status called, concerning virgins & widows) - 1 Corinthians 7:17-40 - May 8, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

Knowledge and Love, Idols and Conscience- Knowledge can puff up, but LOVE builds up - There is only one God, idols are nothing - We must be concerned about the conscience of our brother for whom Christ died - 1 Corinthians 8 - May 15, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

A Pattern of Self Denial- The principle of self-denying love which Paul introduced relating to the practice of eating idol meats in 1 Corinthians 8 is illustrated in his own life. - 1 Corinthians 9 - May 29, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

Lessons From History- Paul demonstrates from the exodus of Israel from Egypt and their journey in the wilderness some of the dangers we face as Christians - 1 Cor. 10:1-13 - June 19, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

Flee Idolatry and Glorify God- 1 Cor. 10:14-33 - The conclusion to the questions Paul started dealing with in chapter 8 regarding eating meat offered to idols - Can Christians enter the idols temple and eat? What about meat offered to idols sold in the market? What about eating meat offered to idols in an unbelievers home? Principles are found in the text that are still very relevant to us today! - July 10, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

The Head-covering and The Principles of Headship and Submission -1 Corinthians 11:2-16 - There are several different views of this passage - Join us as we seek clarity to the subject under consideration in this text. - July 17, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

Abuse of the Lord’s Supper at Corinth– (1 Corinthians 11:17-34) - 1) Perverted worship is destructive to its participants – 17,20-22,29-32 - 2) Ones worship is vain when division and ungodly attitudes exist – 18,19 - 3) The Lord’s supper must be according to the divine arrangement – 20-28, 33,34 - July 31, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

"Miraculous Spiritual Gifts & Unity"- 1 Corinthians 12:1-31 - The Corinthians were using the miraculous gifts given to them by the Holy Spirit as a means of causing divisions and problems in the church - We may not have miraculous gifts today - but some of the principles are certainly worthy of our consideration - August 14,2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

“Spiritual Gifts And Love”- 1 Corinthians 13:1-13 - 1. Gifts are worthless without love– (1-3); 2. Characteristics of love prove love’s superiority – (4-7; cf. 1 Cor. 8:1); 3. The permanence of love demonstrates its value over spiritual gifts – (8-13) - August 21, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

The Gift of Tongues & Edification- A study of 1 Corinthians 14 and the subject of "tongues." Many have misunderstood this chapter and the miraculous gift of tongues. Join us as we examine this controversial subject - September 11, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

“The Risen Christ – Our Hope”- The death, burial and resurrection of Christ are the foundational FACTS of our hope! Some in Corinth who had believed these facts were denying the resurrection of the dead. Paul exposes their position as contradictory and demonstrates the consequences of their position - 1 Cor. 15:1-34 - September 18, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

“A Glorious Body – Our Final Victory”- 1 Corinthians 15:35-58 - Join us as we study what the Bible teaches about the bodily resurrection - October 9, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

"Paul's Plans For The Church At Corinth"- 1 Cor. 16 - The final lesson in our study of the epistle to the church at Corinth. Paul commanded them to give as they had prospered on the first day of the week and encourages them to be faithful to the Lord - October 16, 2011 -MP3/PPT/PDF

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