This article explains a metaphor that the apostle Paul used in 1 Corinthians 3:10-13, where he Paul warns "builders" to be careful what they lay on his foundations. It is again used in 2 Corinthians 10:13-16 where the work of Paul is portrayed as the standard.
This article looks at the text of 2 Corinthians 10:1. In dealing with weak and sinful Christians, Paul desired to be an imitator of Christ. In this scriptural passage he points to how Christ deals with His church in gentleness and meekness.