The Church & The Lordship of Jesus

The Church & The Lordship of Jesus

Feb 10, 2019

Passage: 1 Corinthians 1:1-17

Preacher: Tim Akin

Series: Called Out: Study through the book of 1st Corinthians


Main Idea:
The church of God is called-out to surrender to the Lordship of Jesus.

 The Church of God is called-out to be…

1. Different (1 Cor. 1:1-3)

  • Author: The Apostle Paul. (v.1)
  • Recipients: The Church of God in Corinth. (v.2)
  • Purpose: Correction and Instruction.
  • Church (Ekklesia): The Called-out

2. Strengthened (1 Cor. 1:4-9).

  • God’s Grace. (vv.4-5)
  • Spiritual Gifts. (vv.6-8)
  • God’s Faithfulness. (v.9)

3.  Unified (1 Cor. 1:10-17).

  • Love Our Brothers & Sisters (v.10).
  • Beware of Divisive People (v.11).
  • Elevate the Gospel Over Preferences (vv.12-17).

 The Gospel: 
Jesus DIED on the cross for our SINS. He was BURIED and God RAISED Him from the DEAD.