We must recognize that love trumps knowledge. Freedom has two boundaries: God's commands and love for others. Paul teaches us that there are three kinds of weaker brothers: the true weaker brothers, the professional weaker brothers and the phantom weaker brothers. Paul chose sacrifice over his own personal rights. We must beware of legalism and excess liberty.
Speaker: Chris Brown
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 8 - 9, 1 Corinthians 13:1-3, 1 Timothy 1:5-7, 1 John 2:3-6, 1 John 4:19 - 5:3
Ananias and Sapphira, whose names mean "grace" and "beauty" were not who they seemed to be. Hypocrise begins with false pretense and brings turmoil and chaos. Hypocrisy purged produces power and purity.
Speaker: Roger Barrier
Scripture: Acts 5:1-11, 1 John 5:16-17