The bodily resurrection of Jesus is central to Christian orthodoxy. If it wasn’t for His being raised from the dead, our faith is futile and we are still in our sins. Because of Jesus being raised, our sin is put to death and we have new life in Him.
Lev 16:20-22; 30 Throughout scripture, some dozen words are used to speak of sin frequently in terms of staining our soul, defiling us, and causing us to be unclean. Jesus takes all of these sins far away from us.
1 Corinthians 16. Skipping forward to chapter 16 of 1 Corinthians, we see Paul’s closing comments to the church in Corinth. He gives some basic principles for giving and finishes the letter with the cause of the gospel which is to be proclaimed to those that are unbelievers.
1 Timothy 3. Titus 2. Elders are the men that are put into a position of leadership and servanthood. Their primary responsibilities are preaching, overseeing the affairs of the church and administrating church discipline