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2 Corinthians 13 - AMP

2 I have already warned those who sinned formerly and all the rest also, and I warn them now again while I am absent, as I did when present on my second visit, that if I come back, I will not spare , 3 Since you desire and seek proof of the Christ Who speaks in and through me. is not weak and feeble in dealing with you, but is a mighty power within you; 4 For though He was crucified in weakness, yet He goes on living by the power of God. And though we too are weak in Him , yet in dealing with you alive and strong in Him by the power of God. 5 Examine and test and evaluate your own selves to see whether you are holding to your faith and showing the proper fruits of it. Test and prove yourselves . Do you not yourselves realize and know that Jesus Christ is in you--unless you are disapproved on trial and rejected? 6 But I hope you will recognize and know that we are not disapproved on trial and rejected. 7 But I pray to God that you may do nothing wrong, not in order that we may appear to be approved, but that you may continue doing right, we may seem to have failed and be unapproved. 8 For we can do nothing against the Truth , but only for the Truth . 9 For we are glad when we are weak (Marvin Vincent, Word Studies.unapproved) and you are really strong. And this we also pray for: your all-round strengthening and perfecting of soul. 10 So I write these things while I am absent from you, that when I come to you, I may not have to deal sharply in my use of the authority which the Lord has given me for building up and not for tearing down. 11 Finally, brethren, farewell (rejoice)! Be strengthened (perfected, completed, made what you ought to be); be encouraged and consoled and comforted; be of the same mind one with another; live in peace, and the God of love and the Author and Promoter of peace will be with you. 12 Greet one another with a consecrated kiss. 13 All the saints (the people of God here) salute you. 14 The grace (favor and spiritual blessing) of the Lord Jesus Christ and the love of God and the presence and fellowship (the communion and sharing together, and participation) in the Holy Spirit be with you all. Amen (so be it).



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John Telgren avatar
A Godly Perspective on Wisdom and Strength
Shared by: John Telgren on Feb, 2017
Summary: The true definition of wisdom and strength does not come from the world, but from God, whose foolishness is wiser than mans, and whose weakness is stronger than the strength of men.
Gordon Curley avatar
It’s Time To Get Ready!
Shared by: Gordon Curley on Nov, 2016
Summary: It’s Time To Get Ready - 2 Corinthians chapter 13 verses 1-14 – sermon by Gordon Curley. PowerPoint slides to accompany this talk are available on request – email: gcurley@gcurley.info
Denomination: Brethren
Views: 37
Davon Huss avatar
So Long Farewell
Shared by: Davon Huss on Oct, 2016
Summary: A final sermon after a fruitful ministry
based on 1 rating
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 13:11
Views: 189
NNAEMEKA DURUEKE avatar
EVALUATE YOUR LIFE
Shared by: NNAEMEKA DURUEKE on Aug, 2016
Summary: OUR LIVES MUST BE CHECKED AND EVALUATED DAILY
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 13:5
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 266
Dr. Ronald Shultz avatar
Are You Butter or Margarine?
Shared by: Dr. Ronald Shultz on Apr, 2016
Summary: Are you real or fake? We have enough fake. We need more real Christians!
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 13:5
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 637
Roger Roark avatar
examine yourselves
Shared by: Roger Roark on Mar, 2016
Summary: Daily examination of our spiritual walk
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 13:5
Denomination: Church Of God
Views: 441
Sean Lester avatar
The verse of Second Corinthians that speaks of the Trinity
Shared by: Sean Lester on Feb, 2016
Summary: An inspirational message that reveals the character of God and the hope of relating to him in the fullness of who he is.
Dr. Gale A. Ragan-Reid avatar
WITNESS
Shared by: Dr. Gale A. Ragan-Reid on Nov, 2015
Summary: The gospel readings of Christ Jesus told us wars and rumors of wars (division in Corinth) prevailed but true believers know the love of God superseded to lovingly guide us to spiritually keep our eyes, hearts and minds on Christ Jesus, a refuge of peac
Archie Norman avatar
Is That Church Member Confused or Lost?
Shared by: Archie Norman on Nov, 2015
Summary: confused or lost
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 728
Robert Leroe avatar
Trinity Blessing
Shared by: Robert Leroe on Oct, 2015
Summary: -The Father looks at us and says: “I will never leave you; I created you and I love you!” -The Son looks at us and says: “I will never leave you; I died for you!” -The Holy Spirit looks at us and says: “I will never leave you; I dwell within you!”
Denomination: Congregational
Views: 541
Wayne Lawson avatar
Giving Up Lent for Lent
Shared by: Wayne Lawson on Feb, 2015
Summary: I am giving up Lent for Lent this year, at least the way the Church typically does Lent. Lord is not interested in what I give up for just 40 days and return to it. He is interested in me giving up the sins in my life which will make Easter more joyous
based on 4 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 4,899
Mark H. Stevens ThD avatar
Going to Church Doesn't Make You a Christian!
Shared by: Mark H. Stevens ThD on Dec, 2014
Summary: Hpw does one really know if they are SAVED?
Wade M. Hughes, Sr avatar
#2 The strong man of error
Shared by: Wade M. Hughes, Sr on Nov, 2014
Summary: Can we always trust the GPS? There is great danger in sowing wild oats. My way? God's way? The harvest is coming.
Christopher Holdsworth avatar
Participating in the Triune God
Shared by: Christopher Holdsworth on Jun, 2014
Summary: Through the grace of Christ we encounter the love of God, and participate in the fellowship of the Holy Spirit.
Denn Guptill avatar
May the Force Be With You
Shared by: Denn Guptill on May, 2014
Summary: In 2014 May the 4th landed on a Sunday. This was the message that tied the phrase "May the Force be with you" into the Gospel message.
John Sears avatar
A Spiritual Resolution
Shared by: John Sears on Jan, 2014
Summary: This message sets the tone for why we need to grow in maturity as followers of Jesus. It is not just something for leaders and new believers. We are all called to grow. That spiritual maturing is marked by the phrase, "More and more."
Victor Ramlall avatar
BUSINESS PARTNERS FOR SUCCESS...IN TIME AND ETERNITY!
Shared by: Victor Ramlall on Nov, 2013
Summary: With the Holy Spirit as our Senior Partner in the Holy Covenant ratified by the Precious Blood of Christ we have entered into an eternal partnership that daily loads us with benefits and anticipates an eternal bonus!
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 13:14
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 462
Scott Thomas avatar
The Examination
Shared by: Scott Thomas on Oct, 2013
Summary: Christ told us to examine ourselves. We must take an examination that questions if our souls are in line with the Word of a Holy God, the Works of the Holy Ghost, and the Works of the Heavenly Grace. Finally, are your steps in line with God's steps?
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 13:5
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,360
David Parks avatar
Your Spiritual Inventory
Shared by: David Parks on Aug, 2013
Summary: The Bible commands us to test ourselves:
Michael Blitz avatar
Trinity Sunday
Shared by: Michael Blitz on Jul, 2013
Summary: How the Trinity works in unity for our redemption
based on 5 ratings
Denomination: Anglican
Views: 29,264
Andy Grossman avatar
"The Exam"
Shared by: Andy Grossman on Jul, 2013
Summary: Testing our spirituality
Rick Boyne avatar
Proof of Life
Shared by: Rick Boyne on Mar, 2013
Summary: If we examine ourselves, we can know for sure whether or not we are saved.
David Owens avatar
Do Christians Worship Three Gods or One
Shared by: David Owens on Feb, 2013
Summary: In this last sermon in the series, we tackle the question of the Trinity.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 13:14
Views: 1,820
Jeff van Wyk avatar
Choosing Kingdom Ways
Shared by: Jeff van Wyk on Nov, 2012
Summary: The Kingdom of God is characterized by righteousness, joy, peace, and power.
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Charismatic
Views: 304
Bret Bone avatar
The Challenge Course
Shared by: Bret Bone on Nov, 2012
Summary: I wonder how each of us would score if there were a test available that could reveal … how devoted we were as a Christian… You see, on the surface most of the time it appears that things are going well & display that we’re doing a pretty good job of b
based on 1 rating
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 13:5
Views: 1,248
Jeff van Wyk avatar
It begins with you
Shared by: Jeff van Wyk on Nov, 2012
Summary: Building successfully will depend whether we have made wise or foolish choices. God wants His children to enjoy His promises. He will pour out His promises to those who are thirsty If you are thirsty for healing, he will pour out healing. If you are thirs
based on 6 ratings
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 13:5
Denomination: Charismatic
Views: 1,589
Andy Grossman avatar
"Aiming for Perfection"
Shared by: Andy Grossman on Sep, 2012
Summary: Three targets to shoot for.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 13:11
Denomination: Holiness
Views: 1,298
Rick Boyne avatar
Test Yourself
Shared by: Rick Boyne on Jul, 2012
Summary: Does Jesus live in you?
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 2,521
Guy McGraw avatar
Final Words From Paul
Shared by: Guy McGraw on Apr, 2012
Summary: Paul gives his final preparations regarding his planned trip to Corinth. Paul has tried to counsel and encourage the Corinthian church with only limited success. Now he is coming in person to deal with the problems that have continued in spite of h
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 535
Martin Holland avatar
Be Perfect
Shared by: Martin Holland on Mar, 2012
Summary: God challenges us in His Word to be perfect and it is possible for every believer to obtain biblical perfection.
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,491