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Good Life Journal - 2 Corinthians 7

Scripture: Vs 2Make room in your hearts for us. We have wronged no one, we have corrupted no one, we have taken advantage of no one. Vs4I am acting with great boldness toward you ... Vs8For even if I made you grieve with my letter, I do not regret itthough I did regret it, for I see that that letter grieved you, though only for a while. Vs 9As it is, I rejoice, not...

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Good Life Journal - 2 Corinthians 5

Scripture: "Therefore: If anyone is in Christ he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold the new has come.All this is from God who through Christ reconciled us to Himself and gave us the ministry of reconciliation-that is: In Christ God was reconciling the world to Himself; not counting their trespasses against them, and; entrusting to us the message of reconc...

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Good Life Journal - 2 Corinthians 6

Scripture : 2 Corinthians 62-3 "In a favorable time I listened to you,and in a day of salvation I have helped you." Behold,now is thefavorable time; behold, now is the day of salvation.3Weput no obstacle in anyone's way, so that no fault may be found with our ministry, Observation : The Gospel and the deliverance of the Gospel is the most important thing to Paul. He...

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Good Life Journal - 2 Corinthians 3

Scripture : 2 Corinthians 3:5 - "Not that we are sufficient in ourselves to claim anything as coming from us, but our sufficiency is from God," Observation : Paul writes to the Corinthian church and in chapter three begins to speak on confidence in God. He makes it key to the believers that the sufficiency that a believer has is not from theirselves but it is found in...

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Good Life Journal - 2 Corinthians 4

Scripture : 2 Corinthians 4 1-2; 16-18 Therefore having this ministry by the mercy of God, we do not loose heart. But we have renounced disgraceful, underhanded ways. We refuse to practice cunning or to tamper with God's word, but by the open statement of truth we would commend ourselves to everyone's conscience in the sight of God. 16 So we do not loose heart. Though...

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Good Life Journal - 2 Corinthians 2

Scripture: "For this is why I wrote that I might test you and know whether you are obedient in everything. Anyone whom you forgive, I also forgive. Indeed, what I have forgiven-if I have forgiven anything-has been for your sake in the presence of Christ, so that we would not be outwitted by Satan (for we are not ignorant of his designs). 2 Cor 2:9-11 Observation: The ...

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Good Life Church -2 Corinthians 1

Scripture: 2 Cor 1:12-13 Now this is our boast: Our consciencetestifies that we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially in our relations with you, with integrity and godly sincerity.We have done so, relying not on worldly wisdombut on God's grace.For we do not write you anything you cannot read or understand. Observation: Paul writes to fellow Christians ...

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Good Life Journal - 1 Corinthians 16

Scripture: 1 Cor. 16:13-14Vs 13 Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong. Vs 14 Let all that you do be done in love.Observation:Paul is drawing his letter to the Corinthians to a close. This is the final chapter so he's giving his final instructions to the church.Paul lists many different orders for many different people.It's almost like Paul is a foo...

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Good Life Journal - 1 Corinthians 15

Scripture: 1 Corinthians 15:36 You foolish person!What you sow does not come to life unless it dies. Observation: Paul is obviously speaking to either the Sadducees or people who have been influenced by the Sadducees who believe in no resurrection of the dead. He is clearing up different miscommunications and seemingly things that are getting people held up on this ide...

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Good Life Journal - 1 Corinthians 14

Scripture: "Pursue love and earnestly desire the spiritual gifts especially that you may prophesy....So with yourselves-since you are eager for manifestations of the Spirit---strive to excel in building up the church." 1 Cor 14:1 and 12Observation: Paul is coming off an opus on Gifts in Chapter 12 and 13. In Chapter 12 and 13 Paul not only writes about Gifts, he also p...

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