'Corinthian' Tagged Posts

'Corinthian' Tagged Posts

COMMON SIN & UNCOMMON GRACE

Paul once pointed the Corinthian Christians back to the sins of Israel in their wilderness days.  He then applied the lesson: “So let him who thinks he stands be careful that he does not fall.   No testing has overtaken you except ordinary testing. But God is faithful. He will not allow you to be tested beyond your ability, but when he tests you, he will…

SWEET SORROW

St. Paul once said to the Corinthian Christians:  “Godly sorrow brings repentance that leads to salvation and leaves no regret, but worldly sorrow brings death.” A theologian about a hundred years ago once said, “Take away the aroused conscience and you might just as well turn the churches into dancing halls.” In other words, if people are no longer troubled by their…