As Paul is defending his ministry against attacks in some cases he offers a rebuke of his own. Here Paul is going to indirectly slam his opponents for seeing things all wrong. It boils down to regarding life and people according to the flesh or according to the Spirit. And what Paul is pressing on the Corinthians here is really the same thing he addressed back in chapter 2 of 1 Corinthians, namely that we need the Holy Spirit’s regeneration to see anything properly!
Pastor Drew is a graduate of Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia. He got his Masters of Divinity in 2010 and has been planting Omega OPC in Williamsport PA, since then. Check out some sermons by Pastor Drew Adcock [do_widget “Related Sermons” title=false]