Tag Archives: 2 Corinthians 5-6

Summary/application 2 Corinthians 5-6:

  Have you made the great exchange of your sin for the righteousness of God and now live eternally? Being honest with yourself and God, what is your true motive for living? Do you find that your motives are hard … Continue reading

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Disciples are to be ambassadors for Jesus –

2 Corinthians 5:20a Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, In vv.18-19 Paul said God 18c“gave us the ministry of reconciliation” and 19a“He has committed to us the word of reconciliation”. Paul reinforces this responsibility by calling Disciples “ambassadors for Christ” in … Continue reading

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Reconciled for a ministry of reconciliation – 

 2 Corinthians 5:18-19.. 18 Now all these things are from God, who reconciled us to Himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation, “Now all these things are from God” summarizes Paul’s declaration that salvation is a spiritual rebirth … Continue reading

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Reborn supernaturally

2 Corinthians 5:17 Therefore if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creature; the old things passed away; behold, new things have come. Most unbelievers today do not have a violently negative view of Jesus, like Saul A. However, … Continue reading

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Change in Paul’s perspective of Jesus –

2 Corinthians 5:16 Therefore from now on we recognize no one according to the flesh; even though we have known Christ according to the flesh, yet now we know Him in this way no longer. “from now on“ looks back … Continue reading

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Is Jesus my motive for living?

 2 Corinthians 5:11-15.. 14a For the love of Christ controls us Our motives are very important in our life  in the kingdom of God. The motive driving all of Paul’s life was God: 11 “the fear of the Lord” , 13 “it … Continue reading

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The great exchange of my sin for the righteousness of God!

 2 Corinthians 5:21 He made Him who knew no sin to be sin on our behalf, so that we might become the righteousness of God in Him. I believe this is one of the most important verses in the Bible … Continue reading

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