As we come to chapter four, Paul is dealing with the importance of spiritual leadership. He addresses a complicated relationship that he has with the Church in Corinth as their spiritual mentor. Paul is not afraid to address the difficult truths that they need to hear, but he speaks to them in love. He comes with authority – an authority that is laced with gentleness and compassion.
By Whose Authority?
October 14, 2018
October 14, 2018 • Pastor Dave Dick • 1 Corinthians 4:1-21
God's Blueprint for Marriage (And the Single Life)
November 11, 2018 • November 11, 2018 • Pastor Peter Van Dyke
The institution of marriage is something no one should take lightly. In the Corinthian congregation there were questions asked by the congregants about specific issues that pertained to marriage and the single life. In answering the questions, the Apostle Paul, as in other epistles, provides God's blueprint as to His plans for men and women whether married or single. The most important thing is to...
November 4, 2018 • November 4, 2018 • Pastor Dave Dick
When it comes to sexuality, many today are asking the question, what is the big deal? Why are Christians so uptight about our bodies? Don’t we have the right to do as we see fit with our own bodies? This week as we continue in chapter 6 of 1 Corinthians Paul reminds the church that they have been called to honor their bodies. He reminds them to “glorify God in your body.” Join us Sunday as we continue in our series “Made for More” and as we join together as the church to celebrate the sacrament of Holy Communion.
October 28, 2018 • October 28, 2018 • Pastor Dave Dick
In our society disputes are often settled in court. In fact, it is often the first threat uttered after a car accident, as a business partnership is dissolved, or when a husband and wife end a promise to one another. As a society we are trained to protect our rights and capitalize on the legal process. This week the apostle Paul addresses disputes and grievances within the church. What steps should we take when we have disagreements among believers?