Private Use of Tongues

1 Corinthians 14

1Co 14:2 For he that speaketh in an unknown tongue speaketh not unto men, but unto God: for no man understandeth him; howbeit in the spirit he speaketh mysteries.

IN THIS WONDERFUL AND GLORIOUS CHAPTER, Paul is talking about the private use of speaking in ecstasy. Continue reading Private Use of Tongues

Expect The Manifestation of The Spirit

1 Corinthians 12

1Co 12:7 But the manifestation of the Spirit is given to every man to profit withal.

THE MANIFESTATION OF THE SPIRIT IS FOR THE PROFIT OF ALL.
The word translated manifestation “phanerōsis” means exhibition. It means to display, to make manifest.  Continue reading Expect The Manifestation of The Spirit

SELF DISCIPLINE

1 Corinthians 9

1Co 9:27 But I keep under my body, and bring it into subjection: lest that by any means, when I have preached to others, I myself should be a castaway.

DISCIPLINE OF THE MIND AND THE BODY IS OF UTMOST IMPORTANCE even in our walk with God.
The phrase, I keep under my body, is from the Greek word “hupōpiazō”. This word is also used in Continue reading SELF DISCIPLINE

The Fashion of This World Is Passing Away

1 Corinthians 7

1Co 7:31 And they that use this world, as not abusing it: for the fashion of this world passeth away.

THIS IS A WONDERFUL COUNSEL FROM the Great Apostle Paul.
His major aim is to keep us all focused on the most important thing: which is the ministry of the gospel. Continue reading The Fashion of This World Is Passing Away