members, click to sign in..


3,138 active users!!Bandwidth
MONDAY
DEC 29, 2014
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local Church Finder
Live Webcasts
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff PicksNew Stuff!
CommentsALL -6 hrs
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
Photos
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
About | 4 Days Left!
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Mobile Apps | Info
Enjoy sermons from this broadcaster
on a variety of mobile devices.
MyChurch: denverprovidence
Church Apps | Info
Creating your own Church App is
as simple as turning ON the option.
Podcast + Codes
Sermon Browser Info | Demo
Newest Widget | Demo
Our Picks | Info | Demo
Latest Blog | Info | Demo
Single Sermon | Info
To embed a single sermon,
use the "Email & Share" button.
Our Blog
Older
Newer
Blog
Post+
Search
  
Filter By

To Judge or Not To Judge
THURSDAY, MARCH 02, 2006
Posted by: Providence Orthodox Presbyterian Church | more..
5,150+ views | 60+ clicks

“Judge not that you be not judged.” How the guilty love to quote this saying of Jesus. They pretend this removes from them all responsibility. They use this saying of Jesus to set themselves free to continue in sin and to allow themselves and others to retain respect and acceptability.

Did Jesus really mean to teach us that we are not to judge anyone? Absolutely not. He is the one who told us to go into all the world and make disciples, to call all men everywhere to repentance. To preach and to call men to repentance rests upon our judging them guilty and in need of repentance. Jesus is the one who set up courts in the church to judge right and wrong among his disciples. Jesus taught us not to cast our pearls before swine. This certainly requires that we judge.

What does Jesus mean? He explains himself quite clearly to those who are willing to learn from him. He taught we are to judge with a righteous standard. First we are to cast the plank from our own eye then we are in a position to work on the splinters in our brother’s eye. This means we must study the Bible, God’s righteous standard, to identify the planks and the splinters, to discover the big things and to identify the small things. Get rid of your planks, says the master. This is the focus of his teaching. But we are also called to get rid of the planks in our brother’s eye, too. We are to do this only by the lawful means he has given to us.

Leonard J. Coppes, Th.D. Leonard J. Coppes, Th.D.

Dr. Leonard J. Coppes is a graduate of Bethel Seminary (B.D.), Princeton Seminary (Th.M.), and Westminster Seminary (Th. D.) and has done extended graduate...

Category:  Devotional

post new | clone this | rss feed | blog top »
Text feature this blog entry
Our Blog
Older
Newer
Top


The Heart of the Gospel
Bill Parker
The Amazing Love of God

Malachi 1:1-15
Midweek Service
13th Street Baptist Church
Play! | MP3 | RSS

Who Shall Stand
Mark Pannell

Jon Couch
Hope In A Hopeless Culture

This Day Ministries
Radio Broadcast
Play! | MP3

Robert Rubino
Benjamin Watson Was Right!

Fellowship Baptist Church
Current Events
Video!Play! | MP4

Blog 12/22/14
I'll Be Home for Christmas

New York Gospel Mission
merry chr­istm­as! hol­iday fest­iv­it­ies are in full swing...

Sponsor:
Top 10 Puritan Hard Drive Reviews

Wash­er, Beeke, Bauch­am, Benn­ett, Brown, Price, McM­ah­on, Johns­on, Dild­ay, Menc­ar­ow...
www.puritandownloads.com/bl..

Sermon: Things that cannot be shaken
Pastor Michael Pickett

SPONSOR | 500+

SPONSOR





                   
It is impossible to be a true soldier of Jesus Christ and not fight. ... J. Gresham Machen

City: Las Vegas, NV
Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal
MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App New!
Android New!
Church App New!
Kindle + Nook New!
BlackBerry
Windows Mobile, Nokia
Chromecast TV
ROKU TV
Pebble Smartwatch
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices New!
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcription Service
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI Sites
Domain Redirect
Favorites
QR Codes
24x7 Radio Stream

INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword
SOAP API

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
ABOUT US
SermonAudio.com is the largest library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide. All broadcasters must adhere to the Articles of Faith.

Our Services | Testimonials
Broadcast With Us!
Support Us
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Copyright © 2014 SermonAudio.com.