References: 1 Corinthians 9In Volume Three of Firm Foundations, Alistair Begg examines chapters seven, eight and nine of Paul's first letter to the Corinthians. Paul's desire for these people is that they might be presented mature in Christ Jesus and to that end he addresses a number of very practical elements of faith: Christian contentment; what it means to have freedom in Christ; what part love plays in that freedom; God's plan for marriage; the rights and responsibilities of a Christian; how we can strive to "become all things to all men," and finally how, as Christians living at the beginning of the 21st century, we should run the race of life.
Everything we think, say, and do reflects our worldview. Whether we realize it or not, basic beliefs about God, humanity, history, and the future inevitably shape how we live.
Philip Ryken, prolific author and president of Wheaton College, explains the distinguishing marks of the Christian worldview, helping us to engage thoughtfully with our increasingly pluralistic society. Based on the notion that ideas have consequences, this accessible resource will help you see life’s “big picture” by equipping you with a well-reasoned framework of Christian beliefs and convictions.