Scripture: 1 Corinthians 11:2-16

Freedom in Worship

Genesis 1:27 Man & Woman created in God’s image

Galatians 3:28 All one in Christ

Order in Worship

Genesis 2:23-24 God’s Order

How you see God’s divinely created gender roles depends largely on how much trust you have in God’s character. Gender roles, with all of God’s gifts to human beings, are to be rejoiced in and enjoyed, not endured and resented.
– Kathy Keller

Divine Love on Display

Philippians 2:6-8 Jesus submitted and obeyed God the Father

… just as the Son represented the Father, so Jesus’ followers are to represent the Son as they are indwelt and enabled by the Spirit.
– Kostenberger & Swain

Ephesians 5:32-22 Marriage is a picture of Christ & the Church

WARNING: Do NOT be contentious!

Take Aways

Have you accepted God’s gift salvation through His Son Jesus Christ?

Have you been baptized as a believer?

Do you trust God’s design for gender roles in marriage and the church?

Have you made your worship or ministry about you instead of God’s glory?