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A Reward in Addition to Salvation[1 Cor 9:1-27]

A Reward in Addition to Salvation

Let's Pray:

Lord, we thank You that Your word has never been rare among us; rather, Your revelation has come to us again and again. We worship You. Lord, help us. We need You. Amen.

Hymn:493
Today's Verses : 1 Cor 9:1-27
Key Verse:

1 Cor 9:25

And everyone who contends exercises self-control in all things; they then, that they may receive a corruptible crown, but we, an incorruptible.


Footnotes:
A chaplet made of leaves for the (athletic) contests at that time. The (incorruptible crown) , which the Lord will award to His (overcoming) saints who win the race, is a (reward) in addition to (salvation) (see note 351 in Heb. 10). We, His believers, have all received His salvation through faith in Him. This has been settled (once for all) . But whether we will be (rewarded) by Him depends on how we run the (race) . (See 1 Cor 9:25 note 1)

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