God's Temple: Bought with a Price
I Corinthians 6:19-20
November 9, 2003
INTRODUCTION: God the Father created our bodies; God the Son redeemed them and made them part of His body; and God the Holy Spirit indwells our bodies and makes them the very temple of God. All of this is contingent on our repentance, faith, and surrender to Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord.
I. PROMISE. V.19
A. INDWELLING PRESENCE. 19a "BODY IS THE
Dwelling place, habitation of God's blessed Spirit; inner sanctuary, Holy of Holies; a Christian's body is the very shrine for the Holy Spirit
B. INFINITE PERSONALITY. 19b "WHO IS IN
Colossians 1:27, "Christ in you, the hope of glory."
We are indwelt by God Himself in the person of the Holy Spirit.
C. INDISPUTABLE POSSESSION. 19c "WHOM
YE HAVE – HE IS MINE, I AM HIS!"
ILL. My heart is not a hotel (Check in-Check out) Know, reckon, yield
II. PROBLEM. v.19
A. A SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP WITH THE HOLY
If you are a Chri ...
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