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Mark Them Which Cause Division

Mark Them Which Cause Division

Mark Them Which Cause Division

Mark Them Which Cause Division

Romans 16:17-18 (KJV)

17Now I beseech you, brethren, mark them which cause divisions and offences contrary to the doctrine which ye have learned; and avoid them.  18For they that are such serve not our Lord Jesus Christ, but their own belly; and by good words and fair speeches deceive the hearts of the simple.

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6 comments to Mark Them Which Cause Division

  • Elmarie A

    Spot on correct Debs. Again thank you for these words that are so important and lest we forget.
    The word of God is a powerful thing. It penetrates like a two edged sword and causes us to think through our thoughts and actions.

    Hebrews 4:11-12 (Amplified Bible)

    11Let us therefore be zealous and exert ourselves and strive diligently to enter that rest [of God, to know and experience it for ourselves], that no one may fall or perish by the same kind of unbelief and disobedience [into which those in the wilderness fell].

    12For the Word that God speaks is alive and full of power [making it active, operative, energizing, and effective]; it is sharper than any two-edged sword, penetrating to the dividing line of the [a]breath of life (soul) and [the immortal] spirit, and of joints and marrow [of the deepest parts of our nature], exposing and sifting and analyzing and judging the very thoughts and purposes of the heart.1

  • Jean

    AMEN Debs !

    You can also add:
    Jud 1:17 But ye, beloved, remember ye the words which have been spoken before by the apostles of our Lord Jesus Christ;
    Jud 1:18 That they said to you, In the last time there shall be mockers, walking after their own ungodly lusts.
    Jud 1:19 These are they who make separations, sensual, having not the Spirit. (ASV)

    It is the “fleshly/worldly/un-godly” people who are the actual “trouble” makers and who cause devisions and strife… NOT us Believers who follow the truth and expose the error.

    Blessings

  • Deborah (Discerning the World)

    Jean

    Hey, you’re alive! Yay!

  • Jean

    Deborah
    By HIS Grace I am still going strong, Thanks.
    My home cells are growing and I stand in awe when I see how faithful our Heavenly Father is “growing” his TRUE children into mature spiritual witnesses. This really keeps me on my face before Him when I realize that He is blessing the work that is happening through this “piece of dust – servant” . We are only dust and the fact that He is actually using me, sometimes really gets me.
    I have been following your blog and Praise God that you just keep on going ! I do pray for you daily that you will keep on Standing, in spite of the “attacks/setbacks”, physical and spiritual, because I KNOW that God is using this BLOG.
    One day in Heaven we can have a lekka chat and “laugh” about our “struggles” that we had in our “earth-days” :-)
    Blessings !

    Act 14:21 And when they had preached the gospel to that city, and had taught many, they returned again to Lystra, and to Iconium, and Antioch,
    Act 14:22 Confirming the souls of the disciples, and exhorting them to continue in the faith, and that we must through much tribulation enter into the kingdom of God.

  • Deborah (Discerning the World)

    Jean

    I am so happy to hear that everything is going well on your side.

    Thank you so much for your comment. Just knowing you are still around brings a smile to my face. You are always on my mind and in fact I spoke about you to someone else last week (don’t worry, ALL good stuff :) LOL

  • Donna

    Deb, Please see Excellent article re the saturation of New Age into the organized church (Babylon)

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