We Must Walk By Faith And Not By Sight

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SECTION I.--EXPEDIENCE OF THE SCRIPTURAL CHURCH ORDER As Dagg states in his book we should walk by faith and not by sight when seeking insight on the ways of God and how to conduct ourselves concerning His church. If we obey we can never fail. We should follow the leading of the Holy Spirit when seeking a church home or when conducting business within the church itself. We are to do things in order as the bible says. 1 Corinthians 14:40 “Let all things be done decently and in order.” SECTION II.--FELLOWSHIP BETWEEN CHURCHES The bible says we are to be on one accord. I believe that I should be able if I so chose to, fellowship anywhere that the gospel is being preached. We know that there are some churches who are…show more content…
In the bible it states in Luke 20:46-47 “Beware of the scribes, which desire to walk in long robes, and love greetings in the markets, and the highest seats in the synagogues, and the chief rooms at feasts; Which devour widows ' houses, and for a shew make long prayers: the same shall receive greater damnation.” We are to conduct ourselves in humility in order to become one as God intends and receive all those who are of the household of faith in the same love and humility Christ intended so that a move of God can be displayed. SECTION III.--IMPOSITION OF HANDS This is something that is highly discussed today. It has great controversy behind it and some believers are doubting using the "Laying on of hands" as opposed to others who greatly embrace it. If you decide to lay hands on a person, allow the Holy Spirit to lead you in doing so. The bible says in 1 Timothy 5:22 “Lay hands suddenly on no man, neither be partaker of other men 's sins: keep thyself pure.” You have to first be filled with the Holy Spirit and be prayful in order to lay hands on people if you’re not and you do so whatever is troubling that person could come on you. Some people are afraid to allow others to lay hands on them, some are willing and able to be helped at all costs. The person laying hands has to be a believer and have faith in God. Without faith getting God to move will not work and that person will not be helped. On the other
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