Tag Archives: 2 Corinthians 1

he keeps his promises

devotional post # 2151 2 Corinthians 1:19-20 2 Cor 1:19 Because the Son of God, Jesus Christ, who was proclaimed among you by us, namely by me and Silvanus and Timothy, was not “Yes and no,” on the contrary, with … Continue reading

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plans change, but God is faithful

devotional post # 2150 2 Corinthians 1:15-18 2 Cor 1:15 And this was why I was confident, I planned at first to come to you, so that you could have a second helping of grace, 2 Cor 1:16 and travel … Continue reading

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almost there

devotional post # 2149 2 Corinthians 1:12-14 2 Cor 1:12 Because what we are bragging about, what our conscience tells us, is this: that we behaved ourselves in the world, and especially toward you, with dedication and integrity before God, … Continue reading

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death sentence

devotional post # 2148 2 Corinthians 1:9-11 2 Cor 1:9 Yes, we ourselves were living with the verdict of a death sentence, with the result that we did not have confidence in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead, … Continue reading

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encouragement overflow

devotional post # 2146 2 Corinthians 1:3-5 2 Cor 1:3 Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of acts of compassion and God of every encouragement, 2 Cor 1:4 who encourages us in everything … Continue reading

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consecrated context

devotional post # 2145 2 Corinthians 1:1-2 2 Cor 1:1 Paul, a missionary sent by Christ Jesus because that is what God wants, and Timothy our brother, to the assembly of God that is at Corinth, consisting of all the … Continue reading

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mercy in ministry

2 Corinthians 1:12-2:11.  Paul had decided to delay his plans to visit Corinth out of mercy. He felt that a visit soon after his painful letter would only accentuate the condemnation the church members were experiencing.  He wanted to give … Continue reading

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trouble: preparation for ministry

2 Corinthians1:1-11.  Paul is going to respond to some of his bitterest critics in this letter.  One of the reasons they condemn him is that they are convinced that he is not worthy to be an apostle since he has … Continue reading

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