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Matthew 18:15-17 How to Deal with Brother Trouble

The greater the number of steps the deeper the separation

The greater the number of steps the deeper the separation

We are continuing on with Jesus teaching His disciples in a home in Capernaum. Today Jesus addresses what to do if your brother sins against you. I’m assuming this is referring to a believing brother relationship.

Here we go again God. Once again, You brings me to a section that deals directly with me and what I am going through. That child trouble I mentioned yesterday is directly connected to a brother problem. Only this brother does not behave like a believer. He is a brother-in-law and I will leave the determination of if he is a brother in the Lord to the Lord Himself. We have gone WAY past the one or two witness point, and suffice it to say, the church option is out of the question. Now that you know why this section hits me so close to home, let’s see what Jesus was teaching that day and move on from my drama. Sorry if this is or sounds like gossip. It is not meant to be. It’s just me being real. Read more »