Congregational Basics 101 1 Corinthians 12:7-26 (Martin Bragger)

Evidence Of The Spirit To Each Evidence Of Gifts Manifestation of the Spirit Not An Exclusive List New or Existing Spirit-Driven Purpose Of Gifts All Baptised Into The Body The Spirit Chooses For The ‘Common Good’ A Spiritual Virus No Exceptions Each Belongs To All All Needed The Gifted Arrogant The Less Gifted Are Special…

When It Is Not The Lord’s Supper 1 Corinthians 11:17-34 (Martin Bragger)

The Problem More Harm Than Good God’s Spiritual ECG Despising God’s Church Look Back A Memorial A ‘New Covenant’ A ‘New Community’ Bread – Symbol Of Unity Look Forward Proclaim Jesus’ Death Proclaim Return As Judge A ‘Covenant’ Community Look Within A Horrible Possibility An Unworthy ‘Manner’ A Symbol Of ‘Grace’ Look Around ‘Recognise’ The…

Free To Be Unfree 1 Corinthians 8:9-9:23 (Martin Bragger)

Love Over Knowledge Love Builds Up A ‘Knowledge Guidance System’ Forgoing Rights For The Weak A Love-Conditioned Life Be Careful! Words That Strike Horror Free To Surrender Rights Responsibility To Love Make The Gospel Free Forgoing Rights For The Lost Shallow Christians To Win As Many As Possible Jesus Priority The ‘Unfreedom Principle’ All Things…

Marriage Confusion 1 Corinthians 7:1-28 (Martin Bragger)

The (Half) Unmarried Singleness Is Good Unmarried Betrothed If You Can – Don’t Focus On The Kingdom Singleness And The Release Of Power Christian Marrieds An Excuse To Split Don’t Separate Marriage Re-Affirmed Mixed Marriages The ‘Other’ Man Don’t Divorce Believer And Children Not Defiled Covenant Blessing The Christian Priority Live In Peace Will The…

The Corruption Of Holiness 1 Corinthians 5 & 6 (Martin Bragger)

Called To Be Holy Grief Not Pride Porn Loss Of Holiness Discipline For Holiness Remove! Get Rid Of! Disassociate! An Unholy Digression Holiness and the Abuse Of Freedom All Things Permissible Not All Beneficial Holiness and the Abuse of The Body Bodily Functions Neutral Members of the Body of Christ Spiritual Consequences Flee From Such…