Bible Outlines for Reading, Teaching, or Discussion Groups

Have you ever thought of yourself as an ambassador of God’s kingdom, or as an emissary of Christ’s love? In the book of 2 Corinthians, Paul encourages the church to live as ambassadors of Christ, and Chapter 5 has some excellent reasons why we should.

2 Corinthians Ch. 5  Live no longer for yourself, but for Him who died for you.

v.1-4  Physical death is not the end of life—one day our earthly bodies will be exchanged for heavenly ones.

v.5-8  Once we are absent from the body, we will be present with the Lord.

v.9-10  So aim to please Christ while you are here, because we will all receive from Him according to what we have done in the body, good or bad.

v.11-13  Minister sincerely, having a great concern for souls. ...

 

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Bible Outlines for Reading, Teaching, or Discussion Groups

Resurrection from the Dead

1 Corinthians Ch. 15  Since Christ was raised from the dead, His followers will be also; so hold fast to your faith and abound in the work of the Lord.

Application: Physical death is not an end to life in Christ.
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v.1-11  We preached, and you believed, that Christ died for our sins, was buried, and rose again.

v.12-17  The doctrine of resurrection was proven when Christ was raised from the dead, but if He didn’t rise, our faith in His atoning death is in vain.

v.18-19  If there is no resurrection from the dead, then the believers who have already died, have perished.

v.20-23  But Christ is risen ...

 

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