2 corinthians

NewLSFB268: The New Lifespring Family Audio Bible – 2 Corinthians 12 and 13

Paul’s closing comments to the Corinthian church are a bit of a mixed bag. In responding to those who seem to be swayed by the false teachers in their midst who have questioned Paul’s authority, he defends his apostleship in relating how God gave him a vision some fourteen years earlier, in which Paul was…

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NewLSFB265: The New Lifespring Family Audio Bible – 2 Corinthians 10 and 11

What’s happening here is Paul is addressing the matter of a false preacher in their midst who had been saying that Paul was not who or what he said he was. And this false preacher was trying to bring false teaching into the church. Remember, the church was still very young. This was only a…

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NewLSFB262: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – 2 Corinthians 7-9

Our first chapter today, Chapter 7, began with the word “Therefore”. In studying the Bible, it’s a good practice to, whenever you see that word, ask yourself, “What’s the therefore there for?” Let’s look again at the first sentence of the chapter. Paul writes, “Therefore, since we have these promises, dear friends…” What promises? We…

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NewLSFB259: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – 2 Corinthians 5 and 6

Today I’m going to focus on the seventh verse, which just happens to consist of only seven words: We live by believing, not by seeing. You know, there comes a time in each person’s life where they just have to make a decision. Given the facts that can be known, and accepting that there are…

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NewLSFB256: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – 2 Corinthians 3 and 4

In the beginning of chapter three, Paul talked about letters of reference. And then he said, “You yourselves are our letter.” What he was saying was that they were the evidence of his work. Nothing more was needed to validate what he was doing. What kind of monument do we build with the work we…

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NewLSFB253: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – 2 Corinthians 1 and 2

Do you remember the first issue that Paul talked to the Corinthians about in the last letter? There was a man in the church who was in the midst of sexual sin. In fact, it was incest. He told them that they must discipline the person and not let the sin continue or condone it….

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LSFB160_10: Lifespring! Family Bible…2 Kings 24 – 25 and 2 Corinthians 1 – 2…Reading Through The Bible In One Year

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.

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