All of Life in Community
1 Corinthians 13:1-8
I. WHAT IS BIBLICAL COMMUNITY?
Biblical community is the intentional practice of living an authentic, transparent life with other disciples.
A. Biblical community reflects God’s triune nature.
B. Biblical community is only experienced through gospel transformation.
C. Biblical community is a foretaste of God’s coming kingdom.
II. HOW DO WE BUILD BIBLICAL COMMUNITY?
A. We act like Jesus towards one another.
B. We don’t reject the messiness that comes with living close to other people.
C. We model the authenticity and transparency necessary for real relationships.
D. We forgive often. We bear burdens. We walk in humility.
E. We realize our need for the Holy Spirit.