Bible Book: 2 Corinthians

The Certainties Of God We Know

Date: April 22nd, 1956  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:1-8  |  Topics: Death, Heaven, Second Advent, Second Coming, Spirit, body

For we know that if our earthly house of this tabernacle were dissolved, we have a building of God, an house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens. For in this we groan, earnestly desiring to be clothed upon with our house which is from heaven: If so be that being clothed we shall not be found naked. For we that are in this tabernacle do groan, being burdened: not for that we would be unclothed, but clothed upon, that mortality might be swallowed up of life. Now he that hath wrought us forContinue Reading


The Judgment Seat of Christ

Date: April 22nd, 1956  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:10-11  |  Topics: Christ, Guilt, Judgment, Sin, Wrath

For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ; that every one may receive the things done in his body, according to that he hath done, whether it be good or bad. Knowing therefore the terror of the Lord, we persuade men; but we are made manifest unto God; and I trust also are made manifest in your consciences.


Christian Motives

Date: April 29th, 1956  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:12-15  |  Topics: Desire, Encouragement, Joy, Love, Motives

For we commend not ourselves again unto you, but give you occasion to glory on our behalf, that ye may have somewhat to answer them which glory in appearance, and not in heart. For whether we be beside ourselves, it is to God: or whether we be sober, it is for your cause. For the love of Christ constraineth us; because we thus judge, that if one died for all, then were all dead: And that he died for all, that they which live should not henceforth live unto themselves, but unto him which died forContinue Reading


The New Creation

Date: April 29th, 1956  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:17  |  Topics: Creation, Regeneration, Salvation

Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new.


The Grace of God in Vain

Date: May 6th, 1956  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 6:1  |  Topics: Grace, Heart, Indifference, Stubbornness, Vanity

We then, as workers together with him, beseech you also that ye receive not the grace of God in vain.


God’s Accepted Time

Date: May 20th, 1956  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 6:2  |  Topics: Choice, Heart, Salvation, Second Coming, Stubbornness

(For he saith, I have heard thee in a time accepted, and in the day of salvation have I succoured thee: behold, now is the accepted time; behold, now is the day of salvation.)


The Separated Life

Date: May 20th, 1956  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 6:14-18  |  Topics: Commitment, Compromise, Marriage, Sanctify, War

Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? and what communion hath light with darkness? And what concord hath Christ with Belial? or what part hath he that believeth with an infidel? And what agreement hath the temple of God with idols? for ye are the temple of the living God; as God hath said, I will dwell in them, and walk in them; and I will be their God, and they shall be my people. Wherefore come out from among them, andContinue Reading


Godly Sorrow

Date: May 27th, 1956  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 7:8-10  |  Topics: Despair, God, Regret, Sorrow, alcohol

For though I made you sorry with a letter, I do not repent, though I did repent: for I perceive that the same epistle hath made you sorry, though it were but for a season. Now I rejoice, not that ye were made sorry, but that ye sorrowed to repentance: for ye were made sorry after a godly manner, that ye might receive damage by us in nothing. For godly sorrow worketh repentance to salvation not to be repented of: but the sorrow of the world worketh death.


Incentive to Giving

Date: June 3rd, 1956  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 8-9  |  Topics: Church, Giving, Money, Offerings, Tithe

Moreover, brethren, we do you to wit of the grace of God bestowed on the churches of Macedonia; How that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded unto the riches of their liberality. For to their power, I bear record, yea, and beyond their power they were willing of themselves; Praying us with much intreaty that we would receive the gift, and take upon us the fellowship of the ministering to the saints. And this they did, not as we hoped, but firsContinue Reading


Our Riches in Christ

Date: June 3rd, 1956  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 8:9  |  Topics: Blessing, Christ, Humanity, Promises, Riches

For ye know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that, though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, that ye through his poverty might be rich.