1 Corinthians 6:1-10 - Taking a Brother to Court 1 Corinthians 6:1-10 on Legal Disputes between Brethren

May a Christian take another Christian to court? This exposition of 1 Corinthians 6:1-10 discusses legal disputes. The author maintains that, as long as they do not include a criminal case, legal disputes must be handled within the church. The author highlights several guidelines around handling these disputes in the church.

1 Corinthians 9:19-23 - Sacrificing Our Liberty for the Sake of the Gospel

What did Paul mean in 1 Corinthians 9:19-23 about "becoming all things to all men"? Paul did not mean that we should water down the truth or accept practices that are contrary to scripture. Instead, he was encouraging believers to do everything for the sake of the gospel, even if it means sacrificing personal Christian liberty.

The Church as a Body as God Has Arranged When it comes to the church, we may think globally (catholic), but we must act locally

In 1 Corinthians 12 God compares his church to a body. Why is this important? This article explains that it calls believers as members of the church to act locally, and to follow God’s leadership where he places them. It then applies these principles to two scenarios for deciding on church membership.