Pastor Hamilton explains how Paul’s moral order in 1 Cor. 6b – 7 has its foundation in the original created order and if we are bring God glory we must bring our bodies in alignment with God’s order.
A great riddle of the Bible is that God is both perfectly just and compassionate and merciful. 1 Corinthians 5 speaks to how God has called his church to reflect his mercy and justice by members helping each other serve Christ.
Paul spends much of his time in the first four chapters of 1 Corinthians explaining and defending his role as a teacher/servant among to the church. This week we learn how to evaluate the teacher and how we all should imitate Paul’s example that is based on Christ’s example of servanthood.
Pastor Hamilton explores how the foundation of God’s faithful love and his re-commitment to go with Israel based on Moses finding favor form an example for how a church of today is formed based on Jesus finding favor on our behalf.