The Pastor and His People | 2 Corinthians 12:11-13:14
1) Extraordinary Love for God’s People (12:11-18)
a) He will not fleece the sheep.
b) He expends himself for the good of others.
c) He speaks the truth in love.
d) He serves with integrity.
2) Extraordinary Resilience as a Pastor (12:19-13:10)
a) He builds people up in Christ.
b) He is resolved to see things through to the end.
c) He relies on God’s power for strength.
d) He prays for the resilience of God’s people.
3) What Makes Paul such a great Pastor? (13:11-14)
- First: his love for God; and then, his love for people.
- ‘May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship
of the Holy Spirit be with you all.’ (13:14)