-God’s people were gifted with other languages to share the Gospel.
-The gifts God gives to people are to be used to minister to others.
-The Corinthians desired the gifts of tongues because it was the most visible gift. They wanted tongues more for show rather than for communication. (vs. 9)
-God’s gifts are given to EDIFY, not build yourself up. They are to edify the body of Christ. (vs. 5, 7, 12)
-Paul was gifted with language to share the Gospel. (vs. 18)
-He would rather speak 5 words to people that they could understand rather than a myriad of words they couldn’t. (vs. 19)
5 words you can share with people