Generosity
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December 12 | 2 Corinthians 9:6 “Now this is the point: the one who sows sparingly, sparingly will he harvest, and the one who sows bountifully, bountifully will he also harvest.” (2 Corinthians 9:6) Sowing and reaping are often mischaracterized by televangelists. They only talk about this principle with money.…

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Give to God’s Ministry
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December 11 | 2 Corinthians 9:1-2 “For about the ministry to the saints, it is superfluous for me to write to you, for I know your eager enthusiasm, which I boast about you to the Macedonians, that Achaia has been ready since last year, and your zeal provoked the majority…

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The Cheerful Giver
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December 7 | 2 Corinthians 9:7-8 “Each one just as he has chosen in his heart, not reluctantly or out of obligation, for God loves a cheerful giver. And God is able to make all grace abound to you for the purpose that at all times having all that you…

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All-Sufficient Grace
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November 27 | 2 Corinthians 12:8-9 “Three times I pleaded with the Lord about this, that it should distance itself from me, but He said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for My power is made perfect in weakness. Therefore, I will gladly boast all the more in…

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Tearing Down Strongholds
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October 28 | 2 Corinthians 10:3-5 “For although we walk in the flesh, we don’t wage war according to the flesh – for the weapons of our warfare aren’t of the flesh, but powerful to God for tearing down strongholds, destroying every false conclusion and every prideful thing being raised…

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Generosity
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October 14 | 2 Corinthians 9:11 “You will be enriched in every way to be generous, which will bring about through us thanksgiving to God” (2 Corinthians 9:11) One of my favorite Christmas movies, A Christmas Carol, introduces Scrooge, a wealthy miser who does everything he can to hoard his…

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The Cheerful Giver
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October 13 | 2 Corinthians 9:7-8 “Each one just as he has chosen in his heart, not reluctantly or out of obligation, for God loves a cheerful giver. And God is able to make all grace abound to you for the purpose that at all times having all that you…

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Paul’s Thorn in the Flesh
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New Clues for an Old ProblemKenneth Berding Kenneth Berding presents a helpful work on what Paul’s thorn in the flesh may have been. Paul mentions this as something Jesus did not take away after he prayed for it three times (2 Corinthians 12:7-9). Many have attempted to pinpoint what this…

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