Fellowship Community Church




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Sep 22, 2019


Preacher: Rick John

Series: Celebrate the Cross


In 2 Corinthians 5:16-21, Paul lists 4 requirements of reconciliation.


1. A H__________________________ 5:16-17
a. How God sees us. (16)

b. Who we become in Christ. (17)

2. A H__________________________. 5:18-19a
a. Step 1: You are reconciled

b. Step 2: You are commissioned.

c. Step 3: You go to serve others.

3. A H__________________________. 5:19b,21
a. Sacred Trust (19b)

b. Sacrificial Death (21)

c. Sanctifying Power (21)

4. A H___________________________. 5:20
a. Ambassador

b. Appeal



1. According to 2 Corinthians 5:16-17, how does God see a Christian? How should we view others?

2. How did Paul view Christ in a worldly manner? Give specific examples

3. How does Galatians 6:15 and Ephesians 2:14-16 give insight to the meaning of new creation?

4. Why does God commission us to a ministry of reconciliation? See Colossians 1:18-23 for more insight.

5. What is the message of reconciliation according to 2 Corinthians 5:21?

6. How can we be ambassadors of Christ today?

7. Why is the appeal: be reconciled to Christ so urgent?

8. How can we live in peace when others refuse to reconcile with us? Romans 12:18-19