This week’s Bible study will be the first half of 2nd Corinthians chapter 8

Continuing A Life of Good Work (2 Corinthians 8: 1-12) This week we will begin chapter 8 of 2nd Corinthians, going through the first 12 verses this week and the remainder the next. Paul begins this chapter on a positive note, commending them for reaching out to God for His grace to overcome adversity, and […]

This week’s Bible study will move on to 2nd Corinthians chapter 7

Being Comforted By God (2 Corinthians chapter 7) When we finished chapter 6 last week, I closed by recounting how God had always promised us, even in ancient times, that He would gladly receive us as his children. Paul quoted from the book of Leviticus, and then from Isaiah, as he closed out what would […]

This week’s Bible study will be 2nd Corinthians chapter six

Come Out From Them And Be Separate (2nd Corinthians chapter 6) Last week when we left off at the end of chapter 5, we found that to be a believer in Christ means we become completely new persons, that this is a result of God’s ministry of reconciliation, and that we in turn can enable […]

This week’s Progressive Christian Bible study will be the second half of 2nd Corinthians chapter 5

There Is Such a Thing As a Spiritual Makeover [2 Cor. 5; 11-21] This week we will finish up Second Corinthians chapter 5. When we left off at verse 10 last week, I elaborated on the fact that “we walk by faith and not by sight”, ending with the warning that we will all someday […]

Letting our little light shine for all the world to see

Being the Light of the World by Rev. Paul J. Bern We’ve all heard or seen the expression “let your little light shine”. This is a truism that dates all the way back to the time of Christ, and it is documented in all the Gospels in one way or another. The apostle Paul also […]

This week’s Bible study wil be 2nd Corinthians chapter 5, verses 1-10

Home Is Where The Heart Is This week we will move on to 2nd Corinthians chapter 5. We’ll be breaking this chapter into two parts since this is one of the deepest books in Second Corinthians. So let’s go directly to the Word as we continue our study of the apostle Paul’s letters to the […]

This week’s Bible study moves onward to chapter 4 of 2nd Corinthians

Never Giving Up Hope [2nd Corinthians chapter4] In this week’s Bible study we will be completing chapter four in Second Corinthians. At the close of last week’s study the apostle Paul wrote of reflecting the glory of God – not through ourselves and being reflected back to the Lord, but by allowing God to shine […]