Dear CrossPointe, This week we will cover the final chapter in First Corinthians in which Paul unloads a sort of pastoral junk-drawer of advice, instruction and encouragement. My plan is to cover all of 1 Corinthians 16 this week and then wrap up our series the following week with a summary of this beautiful letter. Take some time before Sunday to read the final chapte...Keep Reading
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This Sunday we conclude our Malachi series with one of the great promises of the Old Testament. It is a promise of the great and awesome day of the Lord when he will come to judge the wicked and heal and save those who fear his name. Clearly, Malachi is pointing God’s people to the coming Messiah who will come first as a Lamb and again as a Lion. This text gives us the opportunity to think about judgment, salvation, and Christ’s return. These are essential truths, and I pray the Lord will use them to help make us all more ready for eternity. Also, on this first Sunday of October, we’ll receive the Lord’s Supper together as a church family. I hope that’s how you view CrossPointe...
Dear CrossPointe, We are drawing to a close in our study of First Corinthians. Working through this book has convicted, encouraged and instructed me, and I hope it has been fruitful for you as well. This week we finish chapter 15 with a look at our resurrected bodies, the defeat of death itself and the confidence this reality should produce in our lives. Take a moment ...Keep Reading
Dear CrossPointe, As Christians we believe that every word of the Bible is divinely inspired and profitable for teaching, reproof, correction and training in righteousness. Even still there are portions of Scripture that stand above the rest like a great mountain. In 1 Corinthians 15, Paul shows how the whole of the Bible rests on the reality of the resurrection of Chri...Keep Reading