I Corinthians

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Your Participation in Church has a Significant Impact on Other People

Even if you don’t show up for yourself, you should show up for the benefit of others.   In 1 Corinthains 12:15, Paul writes, “15 If the foot should say, “Because I am not a hand, I do not belong to the body,” that would not make it any less a part of the body.” A [...]

The Movement of our Money Reflects what We Value

The movement of our money is an expression of what we value.  Jesus said in Luke 12:34,“34 For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.”   In other words, whatever you and I move our money towards indicates the direction of our hearts.  For most people, money itself is rarely the treasure.  The [...]

By |2016-12-14T17:07:43+00:00January 2nd, 2017|Blog Posts, I Corinthians, New Testament|0 Comments

How to Start a New Life with Christ

HOW TO START A NEW LIFE WITH CHRIST You can have real, lasting peace today through a relationship with Jesus Christ. There are four things you need to know about receiving the free gift of eternal life and starting a new life, devoted to Jesus: 1 – God loves you and has a plan [...]

By |2016-12-30T11:45:43+00:00December 30th, 2016|Blog Posts, I Corinthians, John, New Testament, Romans|0 Comments

Give Your Spiritual Gifts to Others by Serving

A vital partner in the gospel serves others in the body sacrificially: They serve when they’re tired.   They serve when it’s hard. They serve when they don’t feel like it anymore.   AND… they serve with JOY! Paul said these words to the church in Philippi (Philippians 2:3-4), “3 Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility [...]

By |2016-12-21T19:04:01+00:00December 22nd, 2016|Blog Posts, I Corinthians, New Testament|0 Comments

Use Your Gifts for God’s Glory!

Spiritual gifts are a hotly debated topic in the modern church and often lead to division in the body of Christ. However, the proper use of spiritual gifts for God’s glory should lead to unity in the local church, with each member recognizing the need for others’ gifts.  The leadership at Canyon Verde wants all [...]