“Accept one another, then, just as Christ accepted you, in order to bring praise to God.” Romans 15:7 The command here is to accept others the way Christ Jesus accepted us. Jesus accepted people unconditionally and indiscriminately. It didn’t matter their gender, race, status, or political position. Jesus was a human relational magnet. Why did everyone want… Continue reading Acceptance Vs. Judging—Finding Balance Between the Two
“Do not judge others, and you will not be judged.” (Matthew 7:1) Have you noticed that most people are familiar with this scripture (Christian or not) and quote it if they feel they are being judged? Many people conclude that making judgments on anyone—especially coming from Christians—is wrong based upon the “judge not” verse. When… Continue reading TO JUDGE OR NOT TO JUDGE?