The Church in the 21 st Century: Glorifies God So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God. 1 Corinthians 10:31. The Church in the 21 st Century needs: A Lesson from the Past
So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.
1 Corinthians 10:31
A Lesson from the Past
I want you to know, brothers, that our fathers were all under the cloud, and all passed through the sea, and all were baptized into Moses in the cloud and in the sea, and all ate the same spiritual food, and all drank the same spiritual drink.
1 Corinthians 8:1
Does Not Guarantee
Nevertheless, with most of them God was not pleased, for they were overthrown in the wilderness.
1 Corinthians 10:5
Now these things took place as examples for us, that we might not desire evil as they did.
1 Corinthians 10:6
Do not be idolaters as some of them were; as it is written, "The people sat down to eat and drink and rose up to play.”
1 Corinthians 10:7
We must not indulge in sexual immorality as some of them did, and twenty-three thousand fell in a single day.
1 Corinthians 10:8
We must not put Christ to the test, as some of them did and were destroyed by serpents…
1 Corinthians 10:9
…nor grumble, as some of them did and were destroyed by the Destroyer. Now these things happened to them as an example, but they were written down for our instruction, on whom the end of the ages has come.
1 Corinthians 10:10
Therefore let anyone who thinks that he stands take heed lest he fall.
1 Corinthians 10:12
The Faithfulness of God
No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. God is faithful, and he will not let you be tempted beyond your ability, but with the temptation he will also provide the way of escape, that you may be able to endure it.
1 Corinthians 10:13
The Fellowship of Christ
The cup of blessing that we bless, is it not a participation in the blood of Christ? The bread that we break, is it not a participation in the body of Christ? Because there is one bread, we who are many are one body, for we all partake of the one bread.
1 Corinthians 10:16
Now therefore fear the Lord and serve him in sincerity and in faithfulness. Put away the gods that your fathers served beyond the River and in Egypt, and serve the Lord.
And if it is evil in your eyes to serve the Lord, choose this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your fathers served in the region beyond the River, or the gods of the Amorites in whose land you dwell. But as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord.”