Acts 18:1-18; 1 Corinthians 1:1-3
Backstory sheds light on a crucial element of the story that is needed to help the audience understand what’s happening and why.
- Acts 18:1-18
“The problem was not that the church was in Corinth but that too much of Corinth was in the church.” – David Garland
- 1 Corinthians 4:9-10
- 1 Corinthians 1: 1-3
- Acts 9:1-7
The Corinthians were not living Jesus-centered lives; they were living lives centered on self.
The gospel of Jesus Christ is the only story worth living for.