The Pastor’s Desk

LAY BY IN STORE

1Co 16:1-4  “Now concerning the collection for the saints, as I have given order to the churches of Galatia, even so do ye. Upon the first day of the week let every one of you lay by him in store, as God hath prospered him, that there be no gatherings when I come. And when I come, … Continue reading LAY BY IN STORE

YOUR LABOR IS NOT IN VAIN IN THE LORD

1Co 15:57-58  “But thanks be to God, which giveth us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye stedfast, unmoveable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labour is not in vain in the Lord.” It is important to always know who to thank … Continue reading YOUR LABOR IS NOT IN VAIN IN THE LORD

O DEATH, WHERE IS THY STING?

1Co 15:54-56  “So when this corruptible shall have put on incorruption, and this mortal shall have put on immortality, then shall be brought to pass the saying that is written, Death is swallowed up in victory. O death, where is thy sting? O grave, where is thy victory? The sting of death is sin; and the strength … Continue reading O DEATH, WHERE IS THY STING?

WE SHALL ALL BE CHANGED

1Co 15:50-53  “Now this I say, brethren, that flesh and blood cannot inherit the kingdom of God; neither doth corruption inherit incorruption. Behold, I shew you a mystery; We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed, In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trump: for the trumpet shall sound, … Continue reading WE SHALL ALL BE CHANGED

AS IS THE HEAVENLY

1Co 15:45-49  “And so it is written, The first man Adam was made a living soul; the last Adam was made a quickening spirit. Howbeit that was not first which is spiritual, but that which is natural; and afterward that which is spiritual. The first man is of the earth, earthy: the second man is the Lord … Continue reading AS IS THE HEAVENLY

ALL FLESH IS NOT THE SAME FLESH

1Co 15:39-44  “All flesh is not the same flesh: but there is one kind of flesh of men, another flesh of beasts, another of fishes, and another of birds. There are also celestial bodies, and bodies terrestrial: but the glory of the celestial is one, and the glory of the terrestrial is another. There is one glory … Continue reading ALL FLESH IS NOT THE SAME FLESH

HOW ARE THE DEAD RAISED UP?

1Co 15:35-38 “But some man will say, How are the dead raised up? and with what body do they come? Thou fool, that which thou sowest is not quickened, except it die: And that which thou sowest, thou sowest not that body that shall be, but bare grain, it may chance of wheat, or of … Continue reading HOW ARE THE DEAD RAISED UP?

AWAKE TO RIGHTEOUSNESS

1Co 15:32-34  “If after the manner of men I have fought with beasts at Ephesus, what advantageth it me, if the dead rise not? let us eat and drink; for to morrow we die. Be not deceived: evil communications corrupt good manners. Awake to righteousness, and sin not; for some have not the knowledge of God: I … Continue reading AWAKE TO RIGHTEOUSNESS

I PROTEST BY YOUR REJOICING

1Co 15:28-31  “And when all things shall be subdued unto him, then shall the Son also himself be subject unto him that put all things under him, that God may be all in all. Else what shall they do which are baptized for the dead, if the dead rise not at all? why are they then … Continue reading I PROTEST BY YOUR REJOICING

FOR HE MUST REIGN

1Co 15:24-27  “Then cometh the end, when he shall have delivered up the kingdom to God, even the Father; when he shall have put down all rule and all authority and power. For he must reign, till he hath put all enemies under his feet. The last enemy that shall be destroyed is death. For he hath put … Continue reading FOR HE MUST REIGN