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1 Corinthians 9:24

1 Corinthians 9:24

We are saved by grace through faith in Christ and once we are born again we are to live our Christian life in a manner that is worthy of our position in Him. Paul often used images of an athlete to illustrate the way that we are to live the Christian life.

We do not run the race set before us to win our salvation or get to heaven - for that is a free gift of grace. We participate in the Christian race to win a promised reward and read more...

1 Corinthians 9:25

1 Corinthians 9:25

Paul's passion was to preach Christ to Jew and Gentile alike - Christ crucified and Christ risen from the dead. When he taught the Jews about the Lord Jesus, he approached it from a Jewish perspective. He used the Law of Moses, the writings of the prophets and Psalms to point his kinsmen to Christ and explain the truth of Who the Lord Jesus was and why He was the promised Messiah of God.

Similarly, when teaching non-Jews about the read more...