The following articles are related to the topic of CHURCH DISCIPLINE

Is Church Attendance Required?

Are Christians required to attend the formal worship meetings of their local congregation? There are varying views on this theme that are reflected in fluctuating patterns of church attendance. Let’s take a look at this issue.

Tradition Versus Scripture

How does one properly distinguish between God’s commandments and human tradition? How do these terms affect how what we practice and preach?

Electronic Church

There are Bible commands and principles that obligate us to “come together” when we are able to do so, and no “flip of a switch” can satisfy those demands upon able-bodied people.

Who Is a Christian?

The appellation of “Christian” is widely used as a category of people. But who, in fact, is (and who is not) a Christian?

Who’s the Boss?

What values are our children really learning from our parenting? Are we really concerned with instilling respect for God and his will in our children’s hearts, or are we more concerned with making sure they have the appearance of a successfull family environment?

Don’t Judge Me!

A common defense mechanism is: “Don’t judge me!” But is all judging condemned in the Bible?

Resolving Church Conflicts

The church is a collection of all sorts of people from varying backgrounds and with different personalities. It is inevitable that such an aggregate of folks will experience conflicts. But the Scriptures can help us deal with these difficult situations.

Training Children for Financial Responsibility

Train your children to avoid financial pitfalls, with the focus on being a faithful steward of all with which God blesses you. Reflect upon this important topic with Jason Jackson of the Christian Courier.

Common Sense Courtesy

The Christian lives in a world where he interacts with other people on a daily basis. What sort of impression are we leaving upon others? The exercise of “common sense” principles of courtesy can have a wonderful effect upon your fellows. We reflect upon some of these in this week’s Penpoints article.

Woman’s Role in the Church

Does the Bible teach that there are different roles for men and women in the scheme of God’s plan for the church?

Immanuel — God Is With Us

The name “Immanuel” in Hebrew means “God is with us,” and the prophecy finds its fulfillment in the birth of Jesus Christ.