Paul’s Teaching

Paul’s Teaching

Ambassadors for Christ- 2 Corinthians 5:20-6:3

THEREFORE, WE ARE AMBASSADORS FOR CHRIST, GOD MAKING HIS APPEAL THROUGH US.  WE IMPLORE YOU ON BEHALF OF CHRIST, BE RECONCILED TO GOD.  FOR OUR SAKE HE MADE HIM TO BE SIN WHO KNEW NO SIN, SO THAT IN HIM WE MIGHT BECOME THE RIGHTEOUSNESS OF GOD.  WORKING TOGETHER WITH HIM, THEN, WE APPEAL TO YOU NOT TO RECEIVE THE GRACE OF GOD IN VAIN.  FOR HE SAYS, IN A FAVORABLE TIME I LISTENED TO YOU, AND IN A DAY SALVATION I HAVE HELPED YOU.  BEHOLD, NOW IS THE FAVORABLE TIME; BEHOLD, NOW IS THE DAY OF SALVATION.  WE PUT NO OBSTACLE IN ANYONE’S WAY, SO THAT NO FAULT MAY BE FOUND WITH OUR MINISTRY. 2 CORINTHIANS 5:20-6:3