Tag: Church Discipline

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How Should We Handle It If Somebody Under Discipline From Another Church Starts Attending Ours?

I have done a four part series on the topic of church discipline in earlier posts so I won’t be visiting old ground here (if you want to read it click here). To summarise: As

Discipline In Hard Places – Weekender 2016 (3/5)

Here’s the recordings for session 3 of the 20schemes Weekender 2016, available to watch on video or listen on audio. [genesis_column size=”one-half” position=”first”] [/genesis_column] [genesis_column size=”one-half” position=”last”] Mez McConnell on Discipline in Hard Places. (VIDEO)

Discipline (4/4) – What Do We Do If An Excommunicated Member Of Another Church Turns Up At Our Services (And Other Questions)?

This is the final part of a four part series on church discipline. The first part is here. The second is here. The third part is here. What is restoration? It is simply the church

Discipline (3/4) – How Do We Practice Church Discipline In The Schemes?

This is part 3 of a series on church discipline. The first part is here. The second is here. We have understood the need for church discipline in the life of a healthy church. We

Discipline (2/4) – When Is Drug Taking Not A Disciplinary Issue But Actually A Sign Of Holy Spirit Growth?

This is the second part of a series of posts on the difficult topic of church discipline. It is based largely on the work of Jonathan Leeman and his book, Church Discipline. How The Church

Discipline (1/4) – Isn't Church Discipline Just An Excuse To Control & Abuse People?

The following is a four part series based largely on the work of Jonathan Leeman and his book, Church Discipline. How The Church Protects The Name Of Jesus. We live in an anti-authoritarian culture that

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Is Church Discipline Really Necessary In Our Poorest Communities?

I recently had the privilege of teaching on the issue of church discipline at a recent 9Marks/Southeastern Conference. Below is my session on dealing with false teachers.  

Why & How Church Discipline Honours God & Protects His People (Rich or Poor)

Originally posted on 7 August, 2013 In my 14 years of pastoral ministry I have stumbled through cases of bestiality, incest, rape, complicated ‘family’ structures, multiple addictions, chronic mental illnesses, murder and suicide. It has