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Remember God's Blessing to Us in Christ
Sermon – Remember God’s Blessings to Us in Christ – 1 Corinthians 1:1-9
Preparing your heart for the sermon:
- Compare 1:1-9 with the introductions to Paul’s other letters. What is similar and different about this one to the Corinthians?
- Three times in this passage, Paul speaks about “called by God”. What is significant about this verb?
- What do you learn about the church from this text?
Other passages to consider: John 10:1-10; Acts 9:1-19; 18:1-17; Rom 8:29-30; Eph 1:1-14; 3:10, 21; 5:25-27; Phil 1:6
- How does remembering God’s blessings help us not sin?
- To whom does the church belong? Why does the church exist?
- What does this passage teach us about what the Christian life entails?
- How do God’s blessings come to us? Explain.