In your table groups, read the following Scriptures, and discuss the questions that follow:
- Matthew 7:3-5
- Matthew 5:23-24
- Matthew 18:15-17
- Luke 17:3-5
- John 13:34-35
- 1 Corinthians 6:1-8
- Ephesians 4:1-3
- Colossians 3:12-14
What do these Scriptures have in common?
Whose responsibility is it to take initiative toward reconciliation? When does this apply?
How would you describe God’s view on conflict within the Body of believers?
Why does God want believers to be reconciled to one another?
What are some general principles you can take away from these Scriptures?