Does it speak to me of salvation? Think about how God’s power is on its greatest display when it transforms a weak, selfish, fragile, broken person and into a God-loving, Christ-believing, standing in the strength that God supplies Christian. 10.5 0 0 10.5 52.3 476.5631 Tm The veil now is over the hearts of those who follow the Law (vv. 1. The Gospels 0.025 Tw [(He refers to the comfort of God again \(vv)65(. A man is never satisfied till he enjoys the gospel.3. T* 0.001 Tc (D.)Tj There was an excellency of power going along with the apostles which appeared to be of God, and not of themselves.1. -1.5238 -1.2 TD How does God always cause us to triumph (v. 14) when so often we feel defeated? 10.5 0 0 10.5 166.3049 393.22 Tm BT 2. 10.5 0 0 10.5 60.1472 145.9401 Tm Prophets BT /F6 1 Tf THAT THE GOSPEL OF CHRIST IS A TREASURE INDEED, AND IT IS OUR UNSPEAKABLE PRIVILEGE THAT WE HAVE THAT TREASURE. Poetical Books ET (in the)Tj 2 Corinthians 7 New International Version Update 7 Therefore, since we have these promises, dear friends, let us purify ourselves from everything that contaminates body and spirit, perfecting holiness out of reverence for God . ET 0 0 0 1 k 2. This is what it means when Paul tells the Colossians: If then you have been raised with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. (3) The Holy Spirit seals the believer (v. 22; Ephesians 4:30); ( )Tj (4) They are made of different sorts of earth, as earthen vessels are — all of the same nature, but not all of the same natural constitution. /F0 1 Tf 8-10 )]TJ /GS0 gs Nay; the life imparted to the Corinthians through him returned from them to his own soul. This has been the case with some of the most eminent servants of Jesus Christ.4. THE GOSPEL AS A TREASURE.1. -0.0001 Tc (2) Is free favour of any value to the poor criminal, whereby the judge tells him the king has pardoned him? 10.5 0 0 10.5 41.824 443.6199 Tm [18(The secondary subject seems to be the major subject in)]TJ We are a nondenominational congregation of Christians located in West Palm Beach aiming to be faithful in every way to Jesus Christ. -0.0001 Tc Their family, perhaps, like Gideon's, poor in Manasseh. The excellence of the power is of God. -0.0001 Tc -0.0001 Tc v. 10 — The man who went to heaven and returned is going to Corinth for the third time in weakness — also in dread (v. 20). -1.1451 -1.2 TD [(D.)-694(Encouragement to Christian giving,)]TJ -------------------- (Chapter 1:3-24)Tj Q (2) Therefore the conviction is further calculated to keep us near to Himself. The outward man perishing, the inward man renewed day by day, how would such a man as St. Paul look upon trial and adversity? 10.5 0 0 10.5 318.0818 418.4199 Tm /F0 1 Tf The Corinthians comforted Titus in the way they received him b. (word for \322changed\323 is from the Greek )' It is "the everlasting love wherewith God has loved me." (Chapter 12)Tj 1-3 )]TJ -------------------- COLLECTION for poor saints at Jerusalem, Chapters 8, 9, A. vv. 1 g -0.0001 Tc Faces there were that shone with unearthly light and touched our eyes to a reverent gaze. /F5 1 Tf 1 0 0 1 -1000 1576 Tm BT 10.5 0 0 10.5 67.024 285.5934 Tm [(the believer \(v)65(. ET I want to end by each of us reflecting on the pictures Paul has given us in this paragraph. To strengthen them for the work they were employed in. Alexander.I. /F0 1 Tf ET Innes. (still hav-)Tj ET (4) Let the glory of all the benefits you have, or may have, by the ministry of the gospel be given to God — to Him only, to Him entirely — for from Him the excellency of the power is. [(v)-1(v)56(. 0 0 388 576 re 1 Co 16:1-2). BT So comforted by the Corinthians’ reception, Titus’ coming then comforted Paul c. Yet Paul saw that the source of this comfort was ultimately from God! Prophets So of the body. 2 Corinthians 4:7-18: Pulpit Commentary Homiletics. 10.5 0 0 10.5 85.3472 418.4199 Tm To strengthen them for the work they were employed in. Peter was a fisherman, Matthew a publican, John Bunyan a tinker, Whitfield a servitor at college.3. Historical Books /BitsPerComponent 1 (4) Is light valuable? 0 0 0 0 k THE GOSPEL GAINS GLORY FROM THE MEANNESS OF THE VESSELS IN WHICH IT IS CONTAINED. 0.001 Tc ET endobj /F5 1 Tf [(Corinthians 7:5-1)37(1\). /GS0 gs Paul was in Ephesus approximately three years. vv. The excellence of the power is of God. It is a treasure in the world; it puts honour upon it, and puts good into it. General Epistles )]TJ BT /GS0 gs [(the )18(W)80(ord of God, not defend it \(v)65(. -0.0001 Tc Paul says we have this treasure. endstream Thus the apostle explains it here: "We which live are always delivered unto death." This is what Jesus said in his parables. As to their bodily constitution. >> Are your ministers earthen vessels?