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2 Corinthians 12:7-10 I. ESTABLISH THE PRINCIPLE.  “”My strength is made perfect in your weakness.”  To be strong in the Lord, we must become weak in ourselves. II. EXAMINE THE PROCESS.  “There was given me a thorn in the flesh, a messenger of Satan to buffet (lit., beat with fists) me.” III. EXPLORE THE POSSIBILITIES. 1.  Door of   Read More …

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2 Cor. 7:10, NEB INTRO:  The difference between people isn’t the ABSENCE of trouble, but their ATTITUDE towards it…. WHAT YOU DO WITH IT. There are two things you can do with it: (1)   Bear it God’s Way (2)   Bear it the World’s Way -  death, bitterness, resentment, etc. HOW TO BEAR IT GOD’S WAY:   Read More …

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2 Corinthians 5:1-10 “For we KNOW that if the earthly tent. . . is torn down . . . we have a building from God.”  Others may speculate but we know what will happen when we depart this life. I. WE HAVE THE CERTAINTY OF RESURRECTION AND TRANSFORMATION.  Verse 1-5 “Torn down”: literally, “dismantled.”  Speaks of   Read More …

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2 Corinthians 1: 3-7 I. Suffering Teaches Us About God.  Verse 3.       1.  The Father of Mercies, lit. “the pityings.”      2.  The God of ALL Comfort.  The Father of Mercies indicates His feeling toward us, the God of all Comfort indicates His actions toward us. II. Suffering is an Essential Part of the Christian Life.    Read More …

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Text: 2 Corinthians 12 Paul is speaking of himself in the third person…and he is giving his personal testimony of the time when he was caught up into the third heaven. He says it happened 14 years ago and as you count back and study the Book of Acts, it is probable that this took   Read More …

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2 Corinthians 5:9-11; 1 Corinthians 13:13-15 Paul says in 2 Corinthians 5:9-11, 9Wherefore we labour, that, whether present or absent, we may be accepted of him.  10For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ; that every one may receive the things done in his body, according to that he hath done, whether   Read More …

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Text: 2 Corinthians 2 Has it ever bothered you that there seems to be a great discrepancy between what the Bible says believers are, and what we really are in our daily living? You read all of those great things in the New Testament about those of us who are in Christ. But when you   Read More …

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Text: 2 Corinthians 1:3-10 Those of you who were here this morning will remember that we started the message this morning on the Ministry of Trouble.  There are two ways to bear any wounds that you receive.  Whether they are spiritual, mental, physical, financial, etc., it really doesn’t make any difference.  Anytime that a problem,   Read More …

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Text: 2 Corinthians 7:10 For godly sorrow worketh repentance to salvation not to be repented of:  but the sorrow of the world worketh death. I am going to do something a little differently this morning.  I am going to read this verse from the New English Bible.  The past few weeks I have been reading   Read More …

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Text: Matthew 6:33; II Corinthians 9:8 Last Sunday morning we began talking about God’s plan for His people to be financially free. There are two verses of Scripture that I want to read again just as a platform for what we’re going to say this morning. The first one is a culmination of all that   Read More …

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