After the word study published in the last post, I decided to take a look at the following Chapter of 2 Corinthians 4. The first verse resonated with me and seems to complete the thought of the end of chapter 3:17-18, since it starts with “Therefore…” The three verses together are:
My tendency is to feel inadequate and want to give up. 2 Corinthians 4:1 brought me back to the message of the 2 Corinthians 12:9-10 passage studied a few weeks ago, where the Lord is saying,
The same day I went deeper into 2 Corinthians 3:17-18, I read the Jesus Calling entry for January 23. The last paragraph of the text (including the timely suggested reading of 2 Corinthians 12:7-9) helped give me more insight of how contemplating the glory of God, can become a part of me so that His strength can shine through my weakness and vulnerability.
– Sarah Young