In Demonstration of the Spirit and of Power
Living as Christ lived
In the first 13 verses of 1 Corinthians the inspired apostle contrasts the effective revelations of God’s Holy Spirit with the so-called “wisdom” of the worldly princes and philosophers of the time. Paul wanted the faith of the Corinthian believers to stand in the effective “demonstration of the Holy Spirit and of power” through his ministry as a preacher and a prophet, and not in the wisdom of the secular pundits of his time.
The Testimony of God
The message of the cross that Paul declared was the “testimony of God” (1 Cor. 2:1, KJV). And he knew that it was vastly superior to the Greek teachings of that …