Sermons on 1 Corinthians

The Body and Spiritual Formation

1 Corinthians 6:9-20 Our bodies are the means God has designed for us to interact with the world and express our full humanity in it. Their ultimate purpose is to display the glory of God. God wants us to see our bodies as allies as we grow in Christlikeness. Our motivation is the saving work of Jesus. We are called to offer them as a “living sacrifice” for the glory of God.

Easter – A Dead Enemy

1 Corinthians 15:2-26 When Jesus died, Death should have won. He thought he was going to win. Like Goliath, standing on the opposite hill, taunting all of God’s people, Death was chanting, “I am unstoppable!” What a shock to Death when Jesus came back to life. God was victorious, and it stunned death! And here’s the exciting part for us. Death didn’t just lose power over Jesus when Jesus rose from the dead. He lost his power over us in…