Eccl. 4:9, 10 “Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up.”
Defined: Celebrates our successes; Encourages through our defeats; Prays for our weaknesses; Restores through our fallings
When it is easier to leave a church than to deal with my sin, the church is in TROUBLE.
When the church refuses to restore an erring brother, the church is inERROR.
When the church finds it easier to condemn than set a cast, the church is UNHEALTHY
When the church finds itself destroying the defeated instead of restoring the fallen, the church is _WORTHLESS.
Brothers: Not talking to the world but the ___________
If someone: _________________
Is caught in a sin: A _________ animal; ________ without warning
You who are spiritual: Not for the __________ but the goal of believers
Should restore him: It is not an ____________ but a command
We cannot nor should not ___________ sin
Make right what was __________
Gently: Not harshly or with __________
But watch yourself: Can’t do for another what you ________ done for you
Or you also may be tempted: No one is _____________ to this