Spencer Miller • Sermon • • 6,311 views
“You are still worldly. For since there is jealousy and quarreling among you, are you not worldly? Are you not acting like mere humans?” Introduction What is a carnal Christian? The word “carnal” is translated from the Greek word sarkikos, which means fleshly.” Here in the text, Paul is addressing the…
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Introduction: God has warned the church “little children” about the conflict between: · Light & darkness 1John 1:1-2:6 · Love and hatred 1John 2:7-17 Now He warns about a third conflict: · Truth and error The Warning Against Antichrists (v.18) It is the last hour (v.18a) a kind of time, not a duration…
Ron Stone • Sermon • • 634 views
Parkdale Grace Fellowship Sunday AM, April 6, 2008 1 Corinthians 3:1-4 Carnal Christians The world often accuses Christians of being hypocrites and unfortunately we’ve all witnessed many examples of professing Christians behaving just as badly as unbelievers and sometimes we have been guilty ourselves.…
Joel Dawson • Sermon • • 81 views
Date: 23rd September 2007 (Sunday PM) Ref: A0338 Place: Kambah P.S. Title: The Spirit of the World Text: & 1 John 2:15-17 Our text describes a battle which will be fought out in the hearts and minds of God's people in these last days. As followers of Jesus Christ you will have to face hard choices.…
Growing in Grace
Babies are more concerned with serving self than serving others, are more prone to argue than act, and tend to look to people rather than the Lord for their needs (real or percieved) to be met. Don’t be a baby. It’s time to grow up. Are ye…yet carnal?
Emery Horvath • Sermon • • 35 views
SEVEN THINGS THAT BUILD A STRONG CHRISTIAN LIFE #6 Make A Clean Break With The World Scripture: Acts 19:18-19 18 And many that believed came, and confessed, and shewed their deeds. 19 Many of them also which used curious arts brought their books together, and burned them before all men: and they counted…
DANIEL JOHNSON • Sermon • • 25 views
Signs of the times 2/4/07 p.m. Mt.24:36 36 “But of that day and hour no one knows, not even the angels of heaven, but My Father only. 37 But as the days of Noah were, so also will the coming of the Son of Man be. 38 For as in the days before the flood, they were eating and drinking, marrying…
Mike Berland • Sermon • • 20 views
In the tenth verse we see a marked change of tone. Paul plunges right into the heart of the practical problems that were affecting this church: the problem of divisions within the church. This might have concerned Paul the most because he knew that divisions in the church are the most threatening to…
Robert J Smith • Sermon • • 17 views
Three Categories of Humans 1 Corinthians 2:1-3:3a Paul had two basic purposes for writing 1 Corinthians: (1) to reprove the Corinthian Christians for the flagrant sins that were being permitted in the church; and (2) to answer their questions about Christian life and doctrine (which they appear to have…
Ken Lang • Sermon • • 11 views
Introduction 1. Let’s turn to Judges 19:1. 2. As we think about our world, things don’t seem to be getting better no matter how much we know. a. We double our knowledge base every 3-5 years; there are so many breakthroughs. · We see medical breakthroughs such as diabetes with adult stem cells. · We see…
Clarifying Convictions/Changing Conduct
Clarifying Convictions and Changing Conduct involves reports of divisions amongst the peoples such as quarreling and sexual imorality and the reasons are due to personality and carnality. To repair these divisions we need to realize we all have common characteristics and a common King , Jesus Christ our Lord.
An Exposition of 1 Corinthians (Sunday Evenings)
Believers must live less under the influence of remaining carnality and more through the influence of the Holy Spirit. May it never be that we are carnal Christians or a carnal church! Such believers may know the glorious things the Spirit has revealed concerning salvation, but do not fully embrace them. So the carnal Christian is out of sync with the amazing grace of Christ. The carnal Christian life is a tragic Christian life. It is imperative that we avoid carnality through spiritual growth.