Church Splits

from Feb 19, 2015 Category: Tabletalk Magazine

Here’s an excerpt from Church Splits, Tom Ascol’s contribution to the February issue of Tabletalk:

The sinful severing of relationships always breeds betrayal and disillusionment. In a church, where members relate to each other as interdependent components of one body (Rom. 12:5; 1 Cor. 12:12-30; Eph. 4:25), the pain caused by schism can also give rise to mistrust and cynicism, two emotional weeds that, if not uprooted, will prevent the kind of love and vulnerability that are essential to genuine gospel fellowship.

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