5.15 2 Corinthians -- Summary of Racial Teachings of 2 Corinthians
a. Fundamental to the Christian life is the presence and transforming power of the Holy Spirit.
b. Yet the weakness of our bodies and minds is unavoidable and ever-present.
c. Christians must no longer view others from a "worldly" viewpoint. God has bequeathed to us the message and lifestyle of reconciliation.
d. Christians are not to make common-cause with nonbelievers against members of their own community.
e. The Gospel has power to overcome the stronghold of racism -- but the church must cleanse its own house first.