Gospel-Empowered Generosity

2 Corinthians 8:9, Romans 15:25-26 As you know, the Coronavirus is resulting in economic hardship for many people.  What is the role of the church in helping those in need?  And more specifically, Christ Church Pinetown? Before addressing the details, we need to remember that the gospel – the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ – motivates Christian generosity.  In 2 Corinthians 8:9, Paul does not berate the Corinthians to give more.  No, he reminds the Corinthians of the gospel to motivate generosity.  “For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though he was rich, yet for […]

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