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Power in weakness

Frederick Houk Borsch

Power in weakness

new hearing for gospel stories of healing and discipleship

by Frederick Houk Borsch

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Published by Fortress Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible stories, English -- N.T.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementFrederick Houk Borsch.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS2400 .B67 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 156 p. ;
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3495969M
    ISBN 100800617037
    LC Control Number82015997


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The Power of Weakness encourages you to grasp the biblical truth that God longs to use your limitations to display His greatness. This careful examination of Paul’s statement helps you shift your focus from your abilities and inabilities to God and encourages you to give God the glory when He accomplishes what you could never orchestrate or predict/5(18).

She locates the church's well-being in weakness, not in following the powers and techniques of a market-driven society, 'so that Christ's power may tabernacle in us and the purposes of God might be fulfilled through us.'/5(18). POWER AND WEAKNESS * He hath said unto me, My power is made perfect in weakness.

Therefore will I glory in my weaknesses, that the strength of Christ may rest upon me. Wherefore I take pleasure in weaknesses: for when I am weak, then am I strong.'—2 Cor.

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In helping the reader understand Paul's point about God's power being made perfect in weakness, Hughes states, "he (Paul) teaches that we embrace our weakness, God fills us with his power so that his power is manifested through us. We do not become powerful.

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Paul refused to be discouraged. Instead, he proclaimed the sufficiency of grace and the power of Christ. In this message, Alistair Begg challenges us to consider our own limitations as the key to usefulness in Christ’s service.

Honestly recognizing our. “And He has said to me, ‘My grace is sufficient for you, for power is perfected in weakness.’. Therefore I am well content with Christ’s sake; for when I am weak, then I am strong.” (II Corinthians ) There is almost no word that is so imperfectly understood in the Christian life as the word and shortcoming, sluggishness and disobedience, are.

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Kent Hughes carefully examines this second letter from the apostle Paul to the church in Corinth, continuing to provide rich 5/5(1).

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