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Is there a church that will heed the warning to Thyatira and cast out Jezebel and others who commit fornication and defile the worship of God (Rev -29)? And this great difference is created by private examination and repentance before a sin can become public and the sovereign Providence of the holy God.
Let us earnestly contend for our once-delivered faith (Jude 1:3). When you have three questions with two possible answers for each question, then there are a total of eight possible combinations or situations.
When the Son of man cometh, shall He find faith on the earth (Luke 18:8)? Every sin in a church falls into one of eight possible situations.
Brother Randy Jones borrows a jigsaw from Brother Sam Smith.
We are in a spiritual war for our souls (I Pet 5:8; Eph -20). Including, participated in by, involving, or affecting, all, or nearly all, the parts of a specified whole. Public sins are those generally known by most or all of the members of a church or community, whereby discipline is required to restore the integrity of the church.
Instead of worrying if the children have enough programs to keep their depraved hearts happy, let us assume a holy spirit of vigilance and sobriety to resist his destructive advances (James 4:7). They have been named among the congregation, which is not to occur in churches of saints.
Until now the matter has been known only by a few in the congregation.But now Brother Smith asks his pastor to let the congregation judge in the matter. If Brother Jones is moved by the church's concern and equitable judgment, and satisfies Brother Smith as specified, then he may be retained in the church. He is not excluded, even though his offence is public, because it ranked as one of the smallest matters of this life.If Brother Jones rejects the judgment of the church, then he must be excluded and treated as a heathen man and a publican.Since the two sinners have shown repentance, they should be forgiven, comforted, encouraged, and required to marry. The sin should be buried and not revealed to anyone.If the two were caught in fornication and did not show repentance, they should be reported to the pastor after having been rebuked and warned.
At this stage, he is guilty of public variance, sedition, strife, implacability, and wickedness at least.