Flashcards in Conscience Deck (11):
Ro 2:14, 15
For when people of the nations, who do not have law, do by nature the things of the law, these people, although not having law, are a law to themselves.
They are the very ones who demonstrate the matter of the law to be written in their hearts, while their conscience is bearing witness with them, and by their own thoughts they are being accused or even excused.
I am telling the truth in Christ; I am not lying, as my conscience bears witness with me in holy spirit,
Maintain a good conscience, so that in whatever way you are spoken against, those who speak against you may be put to shame because of your good conduct as followers of Christ
Therefore, whether you are eating or drinking or doing anything else, do all things for God’s glory. 32Keep from becoming causes for stumbling to Jews as well as Greeks and to the congregation of God, 33just as I am trying to please all people in all things, not seeking my own advantage, but that of the many, so that they may be saved.
1Co 10:23, 24
All things are lawful, but not all things are advantageous. All things are lawful, but not all things build up.24Let each one keep seeking, not his own advantage, but that of the other person.
That is why if food makes my brother stumble, I will never again eat meat at all, so that I will not make my brother stumble.
We, though, who are strong ought to bear the weaknesses of those not strong, and not to be pleasing ourselves.
Ps 139:23, 24
Search through me, O God, and know my heart. Examine me, and know my anxious thoughts.24See whether there is in me any harmful way, And lead me in the way of eternity
But why do you judge your brother? Or why do you also look down on your brother? For we will all stand before the judgment seat of God.
"Stop judging that you may not be judged