May 11, 2021 2 Corinthians 4:13- end

Faith in God Faith creates testimony.  Paul continued in his faith despite all his trials.  He knew he went through trials for a purpose. Do you really believe?  Have you stepped out in faith in obedience to God?  God raised Jesus from the « Continue »

May 4, 2021 2 Corinthians 4:6-11

A few reminders from Paul. God created the light to fill the physical world.  He can also fill you with light.  Light pushes back darkness.  The light should be coming out of us for others to see and give light of the knowledge of the glory of « Continue »

April 27, 2021 2 Corinthians 4:1-4

How we need to do ministry. Paul is an example.  Our calling is the same as Paul's, to preach God's message to those around us.  Do not lose heart. His word will defend itself.  Just preach His word in love.  Don't hide any of His word.  Live « Continue »

April 20, 2021 2 Corinthians 3:11-18

The Veil of the Temple and over our eyes In Exodus 7-9, the heart of Pharaoh hardening is is like a veil being place in front of the eyes of those who choose not to follow God.  It is removed when we turn to God, just like the veil was rent in two « Continue »

April 6, 2021 2 Corinthians 3:4 Sufficiency in God

We are not sufficient in and of ourselves.  Our sufficiency is from God.  An example is the provision of manna each day in the book of Exodus.  Manna was physical sustenance and seeking Him first each day provides our spiritual sustenance. The « Continue »

March 30, 2021 2 Corinthians 3

Our Testimony Do we believe in our testimony like we believe in others'?  Do we share it?  Our testimony is not meant to be kept to ourselves, it is meant to be shared.  In sharing our testimony, the testimony grows.  A testimony does not have to « Continue »

Mar 23, 2021 2 Corinthians 2:14-17

Our Actions and Our Works Be an aroma that attracts others so we can then point them to Him.  Smell is a strong sense.  It has less to do with what we do and more to do with how we do it. The same aroma is sweet to one and bitter to another.  « Continue »

Mar 16, 2021 2 Cor. 1:12-2

Who are you?  Do you keep your word?  Let your yes be yes and your no be no.  Don't be double minded. Actions speak louder than words. Ask God what you need to change and be willing to make those changes. « Continue »

Mar 13, 2021 Mark 1:32

Jesus was up late and up early . . . to pray. If it was important for Jesus, it must be necessary for us. It is critical to pray privately . . . you can see that by seeing how often Jesus and others did it. God has given us so much . . . give « Continue »

Mar 9, 2021 2 Corinthians 1

Paul is the author, which is good to remember as we go through the book of 2 Corinthians. God, in every aspect of His being is comfort and peace. Are you comforted? Are you stressed? Do you have peace? « Continue »