- Observe the biblical principle of radical amputation and end the relationship. Matt 5:27-30; 2 Tim 2:22
- Shepherd them through why ending the relationship is necessary.
- Put the gospel in front of them. Assure them that because of the cross, God forgives sin. However, as a loving Father, God still allows us to feel the temporal consequences of our sin. Heb 12:3-11
- Explain that ending the relationship is not primarily about punishing them but about protecting them from further sin and from making shipwreck of their faith. 1 Tim 1:18-19