GOD HAS SET THE MEMBERS OF THE BODY

1Co 12:15-18  “If the foot shall say, Because I am not the hand, I am not of the body; is it therefore not of the body? And if the ear shall say, Because I am not the eye, I am not of the body; is it therefore not of the body? If the whole body were an … Continue reading GOD HAS SET THE MEMBERS OF THE BODY

AS THE BODY IS ONE

1Co 12:12-14  “For as the body is one, and hath many members, and all the members of that one body, being many, are one body: so also is Christ. For by one Spirit are we all baptized into one body, whether we be Jews or Gentiles, whether we be bond or free; and have been all … Continue reading AS THE BODY IS ONE

MANIFESTATION OF THE SPIRIT

1Co 12:7-11  “But the manifestation of the Spirit is given to every man to profit withal. For to one is given by the Spirit the word of wisdom; to another the word of knowledge by the same Spirit; To another faith by the same Spirit; to another the gifts of healing by the same Spirit; … Continue reading MANIFESTATION OF THE SPIRIT

THERE ARE DIVERITIES OF GIFTS

1Co 12:4-6  “Now there are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit. And there are differences of administrations, but the same Lord. And there are diversities of operations, but it is the same God which worketh all in all.” Paul begins this chapter by speaking to the church about spiritual gifts. These gifts were applied … Continue reading THERE ARE DIVERITIES OF GIFTS

CONCERNING SPIRITUAL GIFTS

1Co 12:1-3  “Now concerning spiritual gifts, brethren, I would not have you ignorant. Ye know that ye were Gentiles, carried away unto these dumb idols, even as ye were led. Wherefore I give you to understand, that no man speaking by the Spirit of God calleth Jesus accursed: and that no man can say that … Continue reading CONCERNING SPIRITUAL GIFTS

COME NOT TOGETHER UNTO CONDEMNATION

1Co 11:33-34  “Wherefore, my brethren, when ye come together to eat, tarry one for another. And if any man hunger, let him eat at home; that ye come not together unto condemnation. And the rest will I set in order when I come.” In the verses prior to the closing of this chapter, Paul had rebuked … Continue reading COME NOT TOGETHER UNTO CONDEMNATION

IF WE WOULD JUDGE OURSELVES

1Co 11:30-32  “For this cause many are weak and sickly among you, and many sleep. For if we would judge ourselves, we should not be judged. But when we are judged, we are chastened of the Lord, that we should not be condemned with the world.” In order to understand the “cause” that Paul speaks of, we … Continue reading IF WE WOULD JUDGE OURSELVES

LET A MAN EXAMINE HIMSELF

1Co 11:27-29  “Wherefore whosoever shall eat this bread, and drink this cup of the Lord, unworthily, shall be guilty of the body and blood of the Lord. But let a man examine himself, and so let him eat of that bread, and drink of that cup. For he that eateth and drinketh unworthily, eateth and drinketh damnation … Continue reading LET A MAN EXAMINE HIMSELF

THIS DO IN REMEMBRANCE OF ME

1Co 11:23-26  “For I have received of the Lord that which also I delivered unto you, That the Lord Jesus the same night in which he was betrayed took bread: And when he had given thanks, he brake it, and said, Take, eat: this is my body, which is broken for you: this do in remembrance … Continue reading THIS DO IN REMEMBRANCE OF ME

ONE IS HUNGRY, AND ANOTHER IS DRUNKEN

1Co 11:20-22  “When ye come together therefore into one place, this is not to eat the Lord's supper. For in eating every one taketh before other his own supper: and one is hungry, and another is drunken. What? have ye not houses to eat and to drink in? or despise ye the church of God, and shame … Continue reading ONE IS HUNGRY, AND ANOTHER IS DRUNKEN