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tongues are for understanding

1 Corinthians 14:4-6 1Co 14:4 The one speaking in another language builds himself us, but the one prophesying builds up the church. 1Co 14:5 I wish all of you spoke in other languages, but I wish even more that you … Continue reading

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chasing love while giving gifts

1 Corinthians 14:1-3 1Co 14:1 You should chase love relentlessly, while still seeking to offer the gifts, especially so that you can prophesy. 1Co 14:2 Because the one speaking in a different language cannot communicate with his colleague, but to … Continue reading

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word problems

1 Corinthians 14.  All of the problems that Paul was dealing with here have to do with speaking in church. He identifies three specific problems:1) too many people were “speaking in tongues” instead of prophesying;2) too many people were speaking … Continue reading

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