How to Know Right From Wrong
Labels: Christian Living, Quote of the Week, Recommended Reading · Posted by Walking Worthy at 21:58
- Everything is permissible for me – but not everything is beneficial (1 Corinthians 6:12)
Question 1: Is it helpful – physically, spiritually and mentally?
- Everything is permissible for me – but I will not be mastered by anything (1 Corinthians 6:12)
Question 2: Does it bring me under its power?
- Therefore if whatever I eat causes my brother to fall into sin, I will never eat meat again, so that I will not cause him to fall (1 Corinthians 8:13)
Question 3: Does it hurt others?
- So whatever you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God (1 Corinthians 10:31)
Question 4: Does it glorify God?
From: Jerry Bridges ‘The Pursuit of Holiness’ p62