Who Owns

Your Body?

SEPTEMBER 17, 2023

This is Amazing Grace, See the Light, One God, Agnus Dei/King of Kings/I Exalt Thee, Worthy of It All

What is the most expensive thing you own? How do you take good care of it?

1 Corinthians 6:19-20

(READ 1 Corinthians 6:12-20 for context)

19 Or do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit who is in you, whom you have from God, and that you are not your own? 20 For you have been bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body.


Restate the verse in your own words.


  • What did you like about these verses?
  • What did you learn about God?
  • What did you learn about people?
  • What did you learn about our body?
  • What did you learn about following Jesus?


Intro: Psalm 24:1


Paul teaches us 3 things about our body:


      1. PURPOSE: HONOR CHRIST (1 Corinthians 6:12-14; Philippians 3:20-21, 1 Thessalonians 4:3-5, 16-17)
      2. PRIVILEGE: JOINED TO CHRIST (1 Corinthians 6:15-18, Psalm 139:13-15, Genesis 4:1, Hosea 2:19-20, 2 Corinthians 11:21, Samuel 16:12, 2 Samuel 11:2, 2 Samuel 11:4, Genesis 39:6, Genesis 39:7,10, Genesis 39:8,9,12)
      3. PRECIOUS: BOUGHT BY CHRIST (1 Corinthians 6:19-20, 1 Chronicles 29:1-5, 2 Chronicles 7:1-3, Matthew 5:16, 1 Peter 1:15-16, Romans 12:1,  Hebrews 10:5-7, 10)


Based on this lesson on “WHO OWNS YOUR BODY?”, write down your action point to apply what you learned. Make it your “I will…” statement and follow the S.M.A.R.T. guideline to come up with a do-able action point.


“I will_____________________________________


Who will you share these truths to this week?


Pray for people struggling with sexual immorality in all forms. Offer a listening ear and a safe place for them to openly share their struggles. Connect them to people or ministries that can help them. Share the message that they have a purpose, a privilege, and are precious in the Lord Jesus Christ.

I. Thanksgiving

  • Worship God for who He is, what He has done, and what He will do in our lives.

II. Country and the World

  • Upright and moral governance of public servants; repentance and salvation for government leaders and citizens for a Christ-centered Philippines.
  • God’s help and comfort, salvation for the Moroccan people devastated by 6.8 magnitude earthquake; for the Libyan people grappling with floods that destroyed homes and businesses, lost loved ones.
  • War in Ukraine to end, loss of lives prevented; conflict in  African, East Asian and Middle East countries to stop.

III. Church

  • That CCF Members would honor and love God and make disciples.
  • Elders, pastors, dleaders, and families (holy, humble, harmonious, happy, heart-working).
  • Ministries and churches expansion worldwide.

IV. CCF Facilities

  • Worship and Training Center
  • Prayer Mountain

V. Personal Concerns

  • Deeper intimate relationship with God.
  • Righteous living.
  • Salvation of family and friends.

1 Corinthians 6:20

For you have been bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body.