With the Spirit of Christ filling us with the fruit of goodness, and the Word of Christ filling us with spiritual knowledge, we have what we need to help each other grow in faith, hope, and love. We find in this passage another vision of a beautiful congregation that helps people and glorifies God.
This week, Justin and Scott finish their discussion on “Dealing with Differences.” What do we do when we don’t agree on the essentials, and how do we handle the tension between each other when our opinions differ on the non-essentials?
As the Christians in Rome were reasoning about issues of discipleship, Paul shows them how to reason well and gives them reasons for welcoming one another. Imagine the beauty and health of a congregation committed to the essential truths and practices of the Christian faith, and welcoming one another in a way that reflects the […]