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The separation of Paul and Barnabas reminds us that even strong Christians will disagree. It is imperative that we learn how to deal with issues so that they do not lead us into sin. In this lesson …

The separation of Paul and Barnabas reminds us that even strong Christians will disagree. It is imperative that we learn how to deal with issues so that they do not lead us into sin. In this lesson you will learn the importance of having the mind of Christ, welcoming your brother, walking in love and pursuing peace and mutual upbuilding.

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  • 1. A Sharp Acts 15.36-41,Disagreement CB NT p. 237
  • 2. But Barnabas took himand brought him to theapostles and declaredto them how on theroad he had seen theLord, who spoke to him,and how at Damascushe had preached boldlyin the name of Jesus. Acts 9.27, CB NT p. 224
  • 3. So Barnabas went toTarsus to look for Saul,and when he had foundhim, he brought him toAntioch. For a wholeyear they met with thechurch and taught agreat many people. Andin Antioch the discipleswere first calledChristians. Acts 11.25-26, CB NT p. 229
  • 4. The Holy Spirit said,“Set apart for meBarnabas and Saul forthe work to which Ihave called them.” Thenafter fasting andpraying they laid theirhands on them and sentthem off. Acts 13.2-3, CB NT p. 231
  • 5. And when they arrivedand gathered thechurch together, theydeclared all that Godhad done with them,and how he had openeda door of faith to theGentiles. And theyremained no little timewith the disciples. Acts 14.27-28, CB NT p. 235
  • 6. And after Paul andBarnabas had no smalldissension and debatewith them, Paul andBarnabas and some ofthe others wereappointed to go up toJerusalem to theapostles and the eldersabout this question. Acts 15.2, CB NT p. 235
  • 7. “Let us return and visitthe brothers in every city ... and see how they are.” Ba r Paul nab as
  • 8. Let’s takeJohn Mark with us. Ba r John Paul Mark nab as
  • 9. No way, he left us and didn’t go with us to work.Ba r John Paul Mark nab as
  • 10. No way, he left us and didn’t go with us to work. “ThoughtBa r John Paul Mark best” nab as
  • 11. Yes! No! Ba r John Paul Mark nab as
  • 12. Yes! No! Ba r John Paul Mark nab as “sharp disagreement”
  • 13. Ba r John Paul Mark nab as“so that they separated from each other”
  • 14. Ba r Paul nab as John Mark Silas“so that they separated from each other”
  • 15. Paul Who was right? Who was wrong? Silas Was this sinful?Ba r nab as John Mark
  • 16. “that all of you agree, and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be united in the same mind and the same judgment.”1 Corinthians 1.10CB NT p. 289
  • 17. “complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of one mind”Philippians 2.2CB NT p. 345
  • 18. “Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus”Philippians 2.5 (NKJV)CB NT p. 345
  • 19. complete attitude of doctrinal OR serving? agreement?“Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus”Philippians 2.5 (NKJV)CB NT p. 345
  • 20. complete No 1. foods and days (Romans 14; 1 Corinthians 8) doctrinal agreement?“Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus”Philippians 2.5 (NKJV)CB NT p. 345
  • 21. complete No 2. Necessary on specific doctrines doctrinal agreement?“Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus”Philippians 2.5 (NKJV)CB NT p. 345
  • 22. complete No 3. My reasoned conclusions doctrinal are not doctrine agreement?“Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus”Philippians 2.5 (NKJV)CB NT p. 345
  • 23. complete No 3. My reasoned conclusions doctrinal are not doctrine agreement?“Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus”Philippians 2.5 (NKJV)CB NT p. 345
  • 24. complete attitude of doctrinal serving? agreement?“Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus”Philippians 2.5 (NKJV)CB NT p. 345
  • 25. attitude of serving?“Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus”Philippians 2.5 (NKJV)CB NT p. 345
  • 26. “Mind of Christ... emptied himself, attitude of by taking the serving? form of a servant”“Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus”Philippians 2.5 (NKJV)CB NT p. 345
  • 27. Romans 14CB NT p. 283
  • 28. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” Romans 14 CB NT p. 283
  • 29. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” “eats only “eat anything” Romans 14 vegetables” CB NT p. 283
  • 30. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” despises pass judgment “eats only “eat anything” Romans 14 vegetables” CB NT p. 283
  • 31. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” God has welcomed him despises pass judgment “eats only “eat anything” Romans 14 vegetables” CB NT p. 283
  • 32. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” “esteems one day” “esteems all days” Romans 14 CB NT p. 283
  • 33. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” “Each one should be FULLY CONVINCED in his own mind.” “esteems one day” “esteems all days” Romans 14 CB NT p. 283
  • 34. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.”“None of us lives to himself, and none of us dies to himself.” “esteems one day” “esteems all days” Romans 14 CB NT p. 283
  • 35. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” “Why do you pass judgment on your brother? Or you, why do you despise your brother? “esteems one day” “esteems all days” Romans 14 CB NT p. 283
  • 36. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” “decide never to put a stumbling block or hinderance in the way of a brother” “esteems one day” “esteems all days” Romans 14 “eats only vegetables” “eat anything” CB NT p. 283
  • 37. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” “you are no longer walking in love” “esteems one day” “esteems all days” Romans 14 “eats only vegetables” “eat anything” CB NT p. 283
  • 38. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” “do not destroy the one for whom Christ died” “esteems one day” “esteems all days” Romans 14 “eats only vegetables” “eat anything” CB NT p. 283
  • 39. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” “For the kingdom of God is not a matter of eating and drinking” “esteems one day” “esteems all days” Romans 14 “eats only vegetables” “eat anything” CB NT p. 283
  • 40. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” “but of righteousness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit” “esteems one day” “esteems all days” Romans 14 “eats only vegetables” “eat anything” CB NT p. 283
  • 41. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” “Let us pursue what makes for peace and for mutual upbuilding.” “esteems one day” “esteems all days” Romans 14 “eats only vegetables” “eat anything” CB NT p. 283
  • 42. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” “Do not, for the sake of food, destroy the work of God.” “esteems one day” “esteems all days” Romans 14 “eats only vegetables” “eat anything” CB NT p. 283
  • 43. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” “The faith that you have, keep between yourself and God.” “esteems one day” “esteems all days” Romans 14 “eats only vegetables” “eat anything” CB NT p. 283
  • 44. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” “The faith that you have, keep between yourself and God.”
  • 45. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” 1. “It’s not just opinion.” “The faith that you have, keep between yourself and God.”
  • 46. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” 1. “It’s not just opinion.” “The faith that you have, keep between yourself and God.”
  • 47. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” 1. “It’s not just opinion.” 2. “Any disagreement is wrong.” “The faith that you have, keep between yourself and God.”
  • 48. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” 1. “It’s not just opinion.” 2. “Any disagreement is wrong.” “The faith that you have, keep between yourself and God.”
  • 49. “As for one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions.” 1. “It’s not just opinion.” 2. “Any disagreement is wrong.” 3. Attempting to apply beyond relationship within a congregation. “The faith that you have, keep between yourself and God.”
  • 50. “eats food offered “does not eat food 1 Corinthians 8 to idols” offered to idols” CB NT p. 298
  • 51. “Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.” “eats food offered “does not eat food 1 Corinthians 8 to idols” offered to idols” CB NT p. 298
  • 52. “Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.” “Food will not commend us to God.” “eats food offered “does not eat food 1 Corinthians 8 to idols” offered to idols” CB NT p. 298
  • 53. “Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.” “We are no worse off if we do not eat, and no better off if we do.” “eats food offered “does not eat food 1 Corinthians 8 to idols” offered to idols” CB NT p. 298
  • 54. “Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.” “But take care that this right of yours does not somehow become a stumbling block to the weak.” “eats food offered “does not eat food 1 Corinthians 8 to idols” offered to idols” CB NT p. 298
  • 55. “Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.” “eats food offered “does not eat food 1 Corinthians 8 to idols” offered to idols” CB NT p. 298
  • 56. “Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.” “eats food offered “does not eat food 1 Corinthians 8 to idols” offered to idols” CB NT p. 298
  • 57. “Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.” “eats food offered “does not eat food 1 Corinthians 8 to idols” offered to idols” CB NT p. 298
  • 58. “Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.”
  • 59. “Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.” “For you were called to freedom, brothers. “eats food offered “does not eat food Galatians 5.13 to idols” offered to idols” CB NT p. 333
  • 60. “Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.” “For you were called to freedom, brothers. ... through love serve one another.” “eats food offered “does not eat food Galatians 5.13 to idols” offered to idols” CB NT p. 333
  • 61. “Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.” “But if you bite and devour one another, watch out that you are not consumed by one another.” “eats food offered “does not eat food Galatians 5.15 to idols” offered to idols” CB NT p. 333
  • 62. 1. Have the mind of Christ
  • 63. 2. Welcome your brother
  • 64. 3. Walk in love
  • 65. By this all people will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another.” (John 13.35, CB NT p. 191)3. Walk in love
  • 66. 4. Pursue peace and mutual upbuilding
  • 67. If possible, so far as it depends on you, live peaceably with all. (Romans 12.18, CB NT p. 282)4. Pursue peace and mutual upbuilding
  • 68. May the God of endurance and encouragementgrant you to live in such harmony with oneanother, in accord with Christ Jesus, thattogether you may with one voice glorify theGod and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. Romans 15:5-6 CB NT p. 285
  • 69. Will today be the day you decide to go to heaven?
  • 70. Photo Credits: (All photos from istockphoto.com are copyright protected. Please do not use without permission.)Two Men arguing: http://liferemixed.net/tag/disagreement/Paul, Barnabas, John Mark on Ship: http://thebiblerevival.com/clipart/1913/acts12.jpgTeacher helping student: http://abcphoneticblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/teacher-and-student.jpgTwo men fighting: iStock_000001852501Man stomping another man: iStock_000004879011Teacher hitting student: iStock_000005377886Two men studying Bible: iStock_000006237001
  • 71. Miscellaneous 2012 Compiled and Presented by: Dave Stewart 24 June, 2012#10 www.churchofchristmiranda.com A Sharp Disagreement Acts 15.36-41 Synopsis: The separation of Paul and Barnabas reminds us that even strong Christians will disagree. It is imperative that we learn how to deal with issues so that they do not lead us into sin. In this lesson you will learn the importance of having the mind of Christ, welcoming your brother, walking in love and pursuing peace and mutual upbuilding. “Unless otherwise indicated, all Scripture quotations are from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version, copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a division of Good News Publishers. Used by permission. All rights reserved.” “Let all that you do be done with love.”

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