The first letter to the Corinthians was written to believers who shared our modern confusion over standards of sexual conduct. The three chapters covered by this set of three studies grapple with deeply personal issues. In it, we discover a message of hope, that in Christ we can live a rich and fulfilling relational life that satisfies the needs both of us as individuals and of those around us. Category : Uncategorized. Your email address will not be published. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam.
It's really easy to get trapped by the frenetic mindset of the world, to believe that the ultimate goal of life is to win or to acquire or to succeed. It isn't. We lose so much when we think that what we gain now, that what we rule now, that what we control now somehow has meaning. We lose because we fail to see the horizon. We are so caught up with the temporary demands of the now we don?
The College of Biblical Studies passionately teaches about and believes in the holy, righteous, loving, and forgiving triune God Who is responsible for giving all good gifts to His children James As a community of faith that trains men and women for the Christian service, we desire to pursue His holy purposes and model His forgiving, redeeming, love to all with whom we come in contact John and In His grace, God has revealed His sovereign purposes in His written word and in the living Word of the person of Jesus Christ, Who is completely pure and without sin as the perfect High Priest and sacrifice for our sins John ; 2 Corinthians ; 1 Thessalonians ; 1 Peter ; Hebrews , , While on this earth, we will never live lives of complete sinless perfection as Jesus did or know all that the triune God knows; nevertheless, we desire to emulate the standards of holiness and love that God has established for us.
You can see the whole series on A God-Centered Worldview here. Two Views on Sex In our culture, people tend to view sex in one of two ways. These are the extremes. However, as our culture becomes more and more accepting of the public display of every kind of sexual perversion and deviance, and as sexual images flood our airwaves and our screens, our consciences are filled with competing voices and desires as our innocence gives way to sexual confusion and obsession. The fact is simple; for hundreds of millions of people, sex really is god or gross.