When is the last time you heard the words, “Church Discipline,” or heard of anybody going through that process? Church discipline is actually a necessary and crucial doctrine set up in the Bible, from the earliest days of God’s covenant with Abraham to the New Testament in Acts and in the letters to the Church. And yet today church discipline is one of the most largely ignored doctrines in the Bible.
Have you ever been the recipient of, or the bearer of, church discipline? From an individual Christian?
How should we approach discipline of one another as Christians?
- Discipline always means punish. Right? (aussiebaptist.wordpress.com)
- Church Discipline: Really?
- Emergent, convergent apathy in the church (standupforthetruth.com)
- Church discipline: Practically recovering regenerate church membership (genebrooks.blogspot.com)