Thorough and Open Fellowship (2)
Do all things without grumbling or disputing; so that you will prove yourselves to be blameless and innocent, children of God above reproach in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom you appear as lights in the world.
Satan is always working to provide reasons for us to grumble and dispute. He knows how easily these destabilize a healthy church. Rather than grumble and dispute, we should fellowship with one another thoroughly and openly. True fellowship means we refuse to live a life that bypasses God or bypasses others; we recognize and submit to God’s arrangement and Christ’s headship. This will save us from our grumbling and disputing.
Adapted from Philippians: That I May Gain Christ,
by Titus Chu; page 123.
Tomorrow: “Becoming Blameless and Pure” (1)
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