If you sow sparingly will reap sparingly.

By David Maby | March 28, 2018

Is there a spiritual principle that you sow what you reap? The Second Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the CORINTHIANS – Chapter 9 1 Now it is superfluous for me to write to you about the ministry for the saints, 2 for I know your readiness, of which I boast about you to the…

He became poor, so that you by his poverty might become rich.

By David Maby | March 27, 2018

What does it mean to be poor in spirit? The Second Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the CORINTHIANS – Chapter 8 1 We want you to know, brothers, about the grace of God that has been given among the churches of Macedonia, 2 for in a severe test of affliction, their abundance of joy…

Godly grief produces a repentance that leads to salvation.

By David Maby | March 26, 2018

Why do we need to change our mind, repent, to get right with God? The Second Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the CORINTHIANS – Chapter 7 1 Since we have these promises, beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from every defilement of body and spirit, bringing holiness to completion in the fear of God. –…

Now is the day of salvation.

By David Maby | March 25, 2018

Why do I need to act now? The Second Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the CORINTHIANS – Chapter 6 1 Working together with him, then, we appeal to you not to receive the grace of God in vain. 2 For he says, “In a favorable time I listened to you, and in a day…

For our sake he made him to be sin who knew no sin

By David Maby | March 24, 2018

Can someone else take the punishment of death, which we deserve, and enable us to go free? The Second Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the CORINTHIANS – Chapter 5 For we know that if the tent that is our earthly home is destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with…

Knowing that he who raised the Lord Jesus will raise us also

By David Maby | March 23, 2018

How can something made from dust become “an eternal weight of glory beyond all comparison” ? The Second Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the CORINTHIANS – Chapter 4 1 Therefore, having this ministry by the mercy of God, we do not lose heart. 2 But we have renounced disgraceful, underhanded ways. We refuse to practice…

Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.

By David Maby | March 22, 2018

Why do we need to be set free and from what? The Second Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the CORINTHIANS – Chapter 3 1 Are we beginning to commend ourselves again? Or do we need, as some do, letters of recommendation to you, or from you? 2 You yourselves are our letter of recommendation,…

Spread the fragrance of the knowledge of God

By David Maby | March 21, 2018

What does it mean to spread the fragrance of the knowledge of God everywhere? The Second Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the CORINTHIANS – Chapter 2 1 For I made up my mind not to make another painful visit to you. 2 For if I cause you pain, who is there to make me…

We had the sentence of death in ourselves, that we should not trust in ourselves but in God who raises the dead

By David Maby | March 20, 2018

  What does it mean to not trust in ourselves? The Second Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the CORINTHIANS – Chapter 1 1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, To the church of God that is at Corinth, with all the saints who are in…