|Staying in the Word|
The Ultimate Priority - Worship . . . Part 2
WORSHIP AS A WAY OF LIFE Page 2
THE OUTWARD DIMENSION - Romans 14:1-12
V. 1 ** In his letter to the Romans, Paul has masterfully portrayed
the gospel of Jesus Christ and how it makes both Jew and Greek into one
new creature (Romans 3:21- 23, Galatians 3:28). Here in chapter 14, Paul
is aware of some differences that could divide the body of Christ and
addresses them with urgency.
What are we to do with someone who is weak in faith, according to Paul?
** Who is the "weak" one in this verse?
V. 2 ** Paul is going to list some non-moral preferences that could cause a division, while at the same time he is going to give us four reasons to accept our weaker brother. Here in verse two, what is the first preferential difference that existed between some Jewish and Gentile Christians?
V. 3 ** What two attitudes towards our brothers and sisters, must we avoid if we hope to worship Biblically?
** Why? What is the first reason given for accepting our brother who has not grown as much as we, or maybe has grown even more than we?
V. 4 ** Even if we rightly observe that someone is a weak brother
or sister, what is the second reason for