V-1 Accept him whose faith is weak,
without passing judgement on disputable matters.
V-2 One man's faith allows him to eat everything,
But another man, whose faith is weak,
eats only vegetables.
V-3 The man who eats everything
must not look down on him who does not,
and the man who does not eat everything
must not condemn the man who does.
for God has accepted him.
Key: God has excepted him.
There our those that want to go all the way with God they want the meat.
To eat and drink with God on the mountain.
Or One mans's faith only allows him to eat vegetables.
That where their at.
If the meat eater look down on the veggie eater pride can sweep in
" I'm a meat and potato man my self "
Or the Veggie lovers saying that man never leaves the alter, What a Holy roller.
God loves us all. and Excepts us all.
Don't allow pride and division to happen, keep your focus on Him.
Living in the Above.
Unity, Not to judge, God accepts us,To be Christ like, and keep are focus on him.
lives on milk, being still an infant,
Moses, Aaron, Nadab, Abihu, 70 elders
went up and saw God, and they ate and drank . ( Meat )
Open Heaven, Come up here
Accept one another, then, just as Christ accepted you,
in order to bring praise to God.
1Corinthians 1:10 ( KJ )
Now I beseech you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,
that ye all speak the same thing, and that there be no divisions among you;
but that ye be perfectly joined together in the same mind and in the same judgment.
1 Cor 6:17
But he who unites himself with the Lord is one with him in spirit.
The Acts of the sinful nature are obvious: Discord, dissensions, factions
discord: disagreement between people
dissensions: disagreement lead to discord
Psalms 133:1, 3
How good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity.
V-3 For there the Lord commanded the blessing even life for evermore.
Brothers, do not slander one another. Anyone who speaks against his
brother or judges him speaks against the law and judges it.
The one who comes from above is above all;
the one who is from the earth belongs to the earth,
and speaks as one from the earth.
The one who comes from heaven is above all. ( " Ascension Life " )
He testifies to what he has seen and heard.
some of the devil schemes are to perpetuate:
- division in the church
- temptation to sin
2 Cor 10:4
The weapons we fight with are not the weapons of the world.
On the contrary, they have divine power to demolish strongholds.
We demolish arguments and every pretensions that sets itself up against the knowledge of God and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ
1 Thessalonians 3:12
May the Lord make your love increase and overflow for each other and for everyone else, just as ours does for you.
Romans 5: 5
God has poured out his love into our hearts
by the Holy Spirit,
whom he has given us.
1 Thess 5:15
Make sure that nobody pays back wrong for wrong, but always try to be kind
to each other and to everyone else.
see that no one repays another with evil for evil, but always seek after that which is good for one another and for all people.
1 Timothy 2:8
I what men everywhere to lift up holy hands in prayer, without anger or disputing.
NAS lifting up holy hands, without wrath and dissension.
Matthew 5:8 Blessed are the Pure in Heart, for they will see God.
Make every effort to live in peace with all men and to be holy;
without holiness no one will see the Lord.
Lord ,I submit to you my mouth under the discipline of God for my good
that I may share in his holiness producing a harvest of righteousness
and peace for those who have been trained by it ( Hebrews 12: 9-12)
I will not put a difference between my brothers. whom the lord has received.
Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths
BUT ONLY what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen.
NAS Eph 4:29 Let no unwholesome WORD proceed from your mouth, but only such a word as is good for edification.
Matthew 12: 36
But I tell you that men will have to give account on the day of judgment for every careless word they have spoken. ( Scary )
Partaking of Christ is to feed on Gods
Word and commune with him in the prayer of faith.
they are bursting forth with life because they have
been in the presence of the Lord so often.
this strength comes from eating the Bread of God sent down from heaven. Our
spiritual health and strength depends on this.
1 Corinthians 3: 1
Brothers, I could not address you as spiritual but as worldly mere infants in Christ.
V-3 You are still worldly.For since there is jealousy and quarrelling among you, are you not worldly? Are you not acting like mere men?
My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you.
1 Peter 4:8
Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins.
serve one another.
Mark 7: 20
What comes out of a man is what makes him unclean.
.. slander v-23 All these evils come from inside and make a man unclean.
Put away perversity from your mouth;
keep corrupt talk far from your lips.
Luke 10: 27
Love the Lord you God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind and
love your neighbour as yourself.
1 Cor 10 ;21
2 Tim 2:14
Keep reminding them of these things. Warn them before God against quarrelling about word; it is of no value, and only ruins those who listen
16 avoid godless chatter, because those who indulge in it will become more and more ungodly.
v-23 Don't have anything to do with foolish and stupid arguments, because you now they produce quarrels.
V-24 And the Lord's servant must not quarrel; instead, he must be kind to everyone, able to teach, not resentful.