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The Word of Wisdom – 1 Corinthians 12:8

by Jim Jamison

   We turn our attention once again to 1 Corinthians 12:7-11 and we move to “the word of wisdom” mentioned in verse 8. In the New Testament, wisdom (sophia) is used most often to refer to the ability to understand God’s will and apply it obediently. One must understand, that to have wisdom, a person must […]

Coming July 28-29 Mark and Jennifer Holsinger

by Jim Jamison

We are excited to share that Mark and Jennifer Holsinger, missionaries to Nicaraqua,  will be with us Saturday, July 28th and Sunday July 29th, 2018.  They will join us Saturday evening at Pastor and Kary’s house for an informal picnic and meet and greet on Saturday at 5:00 pm.  They will be sharing their ministry […]

The Gift of Knowledge – 1 Corinthians 12:8

by Jim Jamison

1 Corinthians 12:7-11 gives us a list of spiritual gifts for the lives of believers. The gifts are not narrowly defined, and we want to take a couple days and highlight a couple of them. The first, we will examine in the gift of knowledge (v8). This gift logically precedes the gift of wisdom, because […]

Varieties of Gifts – 1 Corinthians 12:7-11

by Jim Jamison

It is hard for us to do the work of the Lord in our own strength, but we are reminded in 1 Corinthians 12:7-11 that the Holy Spirit enables us to do the Work that God has called us to do. The gifts that are outlined here are general gifts to help the church at Corinth […]

The attack on spiritual gifts – 1 Corinthains 12:3

by Jim Jamison

Spiritual gifts are divine enablement’s for the ministry characteristics of Jesus Christ that are to be manifest through the body corporate just as they were manifested through Jesus’ body incarnate. Each gift the Holy Spirit now gives to believers had its perfect expression in Jesus’ own life and ministry. Tragically, Some members of the church […]