Discipline in the Church
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Discipline in the Church

Matthew 18:1-35  (ID: 2058)

When we imagine the vital elements of church life, discipline might not be our first thought. We weaken the church, though, when we fail to call others to repentance. Discipline is a profitable practice—one that Alistair Begg describes as bringing greater purity and clarity to a church’s shining light. Scripture’s instructions on the practice and process of church discipline bring out this luminous clarity as they lead us toward restoration.


Who Is the Greatest?

1At that time the disciples came to Jesus, saying, “Who is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?”

Copyright © 2019, Alistair Begg. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Scripture taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. Copyright ©2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. Used by permission. All rights reserved. Text provided by the Crossway Bibles Web Service.

Alistair Begg
Alistair Begg is Senior Pastor at Parkside Church in Cleveland, Ohio, and the Bible teacher on Truth For Life, which is heard on the radio and online around the world.