Teachings

Morning Light – 1 Corinthians 9:  Attitudes Toward Giving

Source: https://ift.tt/2NpA0ei Today: [1 Corinthians 9:] Attitudes Toward Giving: In this chapter, Paul contends with those in Corinth who complained about supporting the gospel with their giving. He insists that it is ordained of God that those who preach the gospel should not do so in poverty or lack. If under the law the ministers of the altar were allowed to partake of the altar – should not the same be true in the New Covenant? Listen Daily at www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [1Co 9:1-14 KJV] 1 Am I not an apostle? am I not free? have I not seen Jesus Christ our … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – 1 Corinthians 8:  What’s in Your Pantry?

Source: https://ift.tt/2IHiUry Today: [1 Corinthians 8:] What’s in Your Pantry? In 1 Corinthians 8, Paul addresses an ancient conspiracy theory involving the food chain available to believers. Most food sold in the market was at some point dedicated to an idol. To purchase and consume these things was part of pagan worship. For this reason, many believers were offended, and strife broke out in their churches. Sadly there are many like issues in Christian culture today that we will find this chapter helping us to avoid and understand in our own lives. Listen Daily at www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [1Co 8:1-13 KJV] 1 … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – 1 Corinthians 7:  Should You Be Single For Jesus?

Source: https://ift.tt/2P2Zpfg Today: [1 Corinthians 7:] Should You Be Single for Jesus? In this chapter, Paul addresses a doctrine in the Corinthian church that all believers single or married should remain celibate to truly serve God. Is this true? Paul addresses this issue and the question of divorce and remarriage in great detail which should be very useful to us concerning lifting the scourge of condemnation that comes upon many in this area of need. Listen Daily at www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [1 Cor 7:1-19 KJV] 1 Now concerning the things whereof ye wrote unto me: [It is] good for a man not … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – 1 Corinthians 6:   Lawsuits, Promiscuity, Appetites and Tattoos

Source: https://ift.tt/2O1pLSz Today: [1 Corinthians 6:] Lawsuits, Promiscuity, Appetites and Tattoos: In 1 Corinthians 6 Paul gets downright personal with the Corinthians in ways that most Christians today would never tolerate. He declares that if we call ourselves by the name of Christ, many things that are legal and lawful for us to do should nonetheless be reconsidered in the light of our responsibilities to represent the kingdom well. Listen Daily at www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [1Co 6:1-20 KJV] 1 Dare any of you, having a matter against another, go to law before the unjust, and not before the saints? 2 Do ye … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – 1 Corinthians 5:  Sexual Scandal and Church Leadership

Source: https://ift.tt/2Iu9zTT Today: [1 Corinthians 5:] Sexual Scandal and Church Leadership: 1 Corinthians 5 is one of the most scandalous chapters of the bible. The church at Corinth has adopted a posture of leniency and tolerance toward the sexual practices of its members and Paul comes out swinging. Is there anything in this chapter that is relevant to church culture, or perhaps your own personal life? Or may we safely disregard this particular chapter altogether? Listen Daily at www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [1Co 5:1-13 KJV] 1 It is reported commonly [that there is] fornication among you, and such fornication as is not so … (click link or title to continue)