Title: Paying Preachers?! by Jeff Piepho (March 19, 2023)
In this sermon from the ‘1 Corinthians (Jesus Above All Things)’ series, Jeff Piepho examines the connection between faith, finances, and the biblical foundation for compensating spiritual leaders. Using 1 Corinthians 9:1-14 as his guide, Piepho lists six solid reasons supporting the idea of remunerating preachers, much like the Apostle Paul. From the acknowledgment of an Apostle’s role to direct commands from Jesus, understand the scriptural reasoning behind compensating those dedicated to spreading the gospel. Furthermore, this sermon offers practical applications for believers, stressing not just the act of giving but fostering a deeper understanding and appreciation for the Church’s efforts. Learn about cheerful giving, the significance of prioritizing God’s Kingdom, and the transformative power of sacrifice for spiritual advancement.