Category Archives: Christian Life

Exposition of 1 Corinthians 16:10–18 Helping each other

1 Corinthians 16:10–18 10 When Timothy comes, see to it that he has nothing to fear while he is with you, for he is carrying on the work of the Lord, just as I am. 11 No one, then, should … Continue reading

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Recent Blog Problems

If you have ever locked yourself out of your own housing or car, then you know how I felt when I locked myself out of my blog while trying to make “improvements.” It has taken about two weeks to get … Continue reading

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Exposition of 1 Corinthians 16:1–9 Sharing the burdens of others

1 Corinthians 16:1–9 1 Now about the collection for the Lord’s people: Do what I told the Galatian churches to do. 2 On the first day of every week, each one of you should set aside a sum of money … Continue reading

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Exposition of 1 Corinthians 15:12–19 A false idea and its implications

1 Corinthians 15:12–19 12 But if it is preached that Christ has been raised from the dead, how can some of you say that there is no resurrection of the dead? 13 If there is no resurrection of the dead, … Continue reading

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Exposition of 1 Corinthians 15:9–11 God’s kindness transforms us

1 Corinthians 15:9–11 9 For I am the least of the apostles and do not even deserve to be called an apostle, because I persecuted the church of God. 10 But by the grace of God I am what I … Continue reading

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Exposition of 1 Corinthians 14:36–40 The last word on worship

1 Corinthians 14:36–40 36 Or did the word of God originate with you? Or are you the only people it has reached? 37 If anyone thinks they are a prophet or otherwise gifted by the Spirit, let them acknowledge that … Continue reading

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Exposition of 1 Corinthians 14:34–35 What about women?

1 Corinthians 14:34–35 34 Women should remain silent in the churches. They are not allowed to speak, but must be in submission, as the law says. 35 If they want to inquire about something, they should ask their own husbands … Continue reading

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