But the truth is many women from America, Canada, and the UK are presently enduring this type of love affair, with a Jamaican man.Perhaps you don’t know his mind, and you don’t understand his heart, which is why you are reading this book.Or use this as an opportunity to testify about what God is doing in your life.1 Corinthians 1:1-9 Today in the Word In October 2009, a spate of articles in publications like the New York Times and The New Republic as well as on numerous parenting blogs all debated the same question: Is shouting the “new” spanking?
Paul largely stuck to this convention when writing his letters, but he included modifications that underscored his Christian commitments.
Despite all their problems, Paul knows that in the end, they will be declared blameless on the day of Jesus’ return.
Among these was making the thanksgiving a strategic, dynamic force in his message.
In today’s passage, Paul directed his thanksgiving to God for the gifts of grace He had given the Corinthians—“all kinds of speech and with all knowledge” (v.
This was an interesting choice for Paul; as the letter continues, it becomes clear these very gifts were at the root of the problems causing discord within the Corinthian church.