QUESTIONS FOR STUDY AND DISCUSSION
1. Read verse 5. What role do ministers of the gospel play in the conversion and growth of saints? Who is the one who “assigns” or “gives opportunity” to each? What does this mean?
2. Read verse 6. Who planted? Who watered? Who actually caused the growth? What does this teach you concerning how God saves and sanctifies His people?
3. Read verse 7. What does Paul say “he who plants” and “he who waters” is? Who gets the glory in salvation?
4. Read verse 8. What does Paul mean by “He who plants and he who waters are one”? According to the second part of verse 8, what will those who plant and water receive?
5. According to verse 9, what are Paul and Apollos, and what does he mean? What are the Corinthian saints, and what does he mean?