Sound Doctrine

The Bible encourages to hold on to sound doctrine. Here is a much needed exhortation to hold on to sound doctrine.

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We can look at sound doctrine from two vantage points, the first is the doctrine that constitutes the content of our faith, the second is the doctrine that conforms to godliness or controls our living.  I want to address both aspects of sound doctrine starting with the second part first.  These considerations are vital to the church and to our spiritual well being.  Much harmful worldly behavior and godless thinking is being foolishly embraced and endorsed by the church.  As this false teaching makes further inroads into the church, the unique call of Christ upon His people to be lights in the midst of a dark world is overthrown.  The church then loses its God ordained function as the pillar and ground of the truth. 

If we examine Titus chapter two we see that the apostle Paul stresses that godly behavior is in agreement with sound doctrine.  Titus 2:1-15 But as for you, speak the…

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Posted on July 14, 2014, in Discernment. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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