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February 2nd, 2012

Biblical Principles for Purity in Ministry

by Max Andrews

Purity in Ministry:  Biblical Principles

  • Leaders are held to a higher standard (James 3:1)
    • I Tim 4.12- youth (thirty something)
    • II Tim- youth (teenage)
    • Ecc. 8.11- why we still sin (because He doesn’t drop the hammer doesn’t mean He won’t)
    • Eph. 4:17
  • Process of Church discipline—Matt. 18.15-17 (transcending fifth step of judgment on a leader) –group rebuke to safeguard your own self—vv18-20 (controversial) God confirms His support of spiritual Church Leaders who make difficult spiritual decisions!
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