These videos will help you understand key themes and the metanarrative of 1 Corinthians.
Teaching: The Book of 1 Corinthians
Love has a name, His name is Jesus.
In 1 Corinthians, Paul addresses specific issues the Corinthian church is having and shows them how the Gospel, when properly applied, solves the problem.
Love is the answer.
Love in 1 Corinthians
- I will put your good before my own.
- I will put your flourishing before my freedom.
- I will put your growth before my comfort.
- I will put God’s way before our wants.
This is Biblical love
- Love is self-sacrificial.
- Love is truth.
- Love is unconditional.
- Love is unmerited.
- Love is wise and discerning.
- Love is the power of God.
What are you facing today? Paul says, face it with the Gospel, and you’re going to win. The cross-shaped love of Jesus always wins.
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Paul for Everyone: 1 Corinthians
Tom Wright shows us the liveliness of cosmopolitan Corinth and reveals the wisdom and challenge of Paul’s writing, bringing out the pastoral sensitivity and deep insight that make this letter one of Paul’s crowning achievements.
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