Nine Principles for Accepting One Another
“Accept one another, then, just as Christ accepted you, in order to bring praise to God.”Romans 15:7
One Another Series
“Counsel in the heart of man is like deep water, But a man of understanding will draw it out.” (Proverbs 20:5)
As we study the One Another passages of the New Testament, we are called to spiritual understanding, which includes understanding one another. Let’s look at seven keys to understanding one another in order to build one another up in the faith.
To Help One Another Get to Heaven
“I went in through the treasury of wisdom and I drew for myself the waters of understanding.”– Queen of Sheba, inscription 10th century B.C.
Understanding is one of the seven pillars of wisdom found in Proverbs 9:1; 8:12-14. We are called to grow in spiritual understanding, which affects every area of life, including our relationships with one another. Let’s examine the need for understanding to help one another get to heaven (1 Peter 3:7-9).
As we continue our series on the One Another commands of the New Testament we see that the Church of Christ is the Body of Christ, made up of many members.
As Members of One Another…
• We Need One Another (Romans 12:3-5)
• To Encourage One Another (1 Corinthians 12:12-19)
• To Honor One Another (1 Corinthians 12:20-24)
• To Sympathize with One Another (1 Corinthians 12:25-27)
If It Wasn’t For God’s Word the Bible––We Wouldn’t Know…
How the World Began, How the World Ends, or What is Important in between, or Who Wins! We Wouldn’t Know How to Be Saved From Our Condemnation of Sin. We Wouldn’t Know that God Loves Us and Gave His Own Son to Die for us.
There’s a lot in life we don’t know––but because of the Bible, We Do Know This…
That No Matter What Happens––God is on His Throne and Jesus is King