1 Corinthians 7:17-24
But as God has distributed to every man, as the Lord has called every one, so let him walk. And so ordain I in all churches.…
I. HIS TRUE FREEDOM.
1. From an over-estimate of externals.
2. From pride of condition and false shame.
3. From servility.
4. In the service of Christ.
II. HIS TRUE DEPENDENCE.
1. He knows that self-dependence is impossible.
2. Regards himself as Christ's property.
3. Accounts it his highest honour to abide in God.
(J. Lyth, D. D.)
Parallel VersesKJV: But as God hath distributed to every man, as the Lord hath called every one, so let him walk. And so ordain I in all churches.