Video taken during our Saturday evening contemporary service.
Feb 2017, Christ Mountain Top
131 (call to worship)
Corinthians 4.1-21 (message)
Clemson orange pants, Kelly green tie, yellow button down shirt
that being spiritual gives them authority, rights, and privilege
Paul, being spiritual means that we serve. “We are God’s servants” (3.9).
them, Paul as servant is beneath them. Apostles should be important and be
treated as more important than others. Paul expects respect, but refuses to be
more important than others.
in elementary gym – dressing, showering
does a servant emphasize his authority? He does not do so by coercion, but
am God’s servant, your judgment means nothing
calling involves embracing shame, disgrace … the cross
You cannot enter the spiritual life except through the cross
You feel you have arrived, but you have bypassed the cross
and thus are nowhere
appeal to you as a father to children: imitate me and embrace the cross
lunch table at Thomas Jefferson HS
Corinthians 5:16 From now on,
therefore, we regard no one from a human point of view; even though we once
knew Christ from a human point of view, we know him no longer in that way.