Paul is enthusiastic in his love for the people of the church at Corinth and in his love and praise for God!
We end 2 Kings with the last remnant of God’s chosen people being taken out of the Promised Land because of their failure to follow His commands, and we begin Paul’s second letter to the church at Corinth.
Paul ends his letter to the church at Corinth with some final instructions and a blessing.
1 Kings picks up with King David’s kingdom and more intrigue.
Today we read one of the most well known chapters in the Bible: The Love Chapter, 1 Corinthians 13.
Then Paul addresses the church about the gift of tongues and the resurrection of the body.
Paul continues his correction of the church at Corinth. He covers many topics that were concerning him about the church, including the topic of the Lord’s Supper and also spiritual gifts.
Paul teaches on marriage, personal rights, financial support, and more.
Paul begins bringing some serious matters to the Corinthian church’s attention.
2 Samuel ends appropriately enough with King David offering a sacrifice for forgiveness and God graciously accepting the sacrifice.
It is really good to get back to the New Testament today with the teaching of the Apostle Paul. The Corinthian church had a few problems not unlike some of the issues that the modern church faces.
We have a very special guest reader today. James Cooper, my co host on the Lifespring! Why Christmas Show, reads the book of Ruth.
Ruth is a short book that is a marvelous story of loyalty, devotion and love.
We conclude the book of Hebrews. Among other subjects, the apostle Paul lists what I call “The Faithful Hall of Fame”.