Episode 69: Does it really mean that? Matt 18:20

– This verse is typically used to comfort small gatherings of believers. “We don’t need a ton of people to have church…where two or three are gathered…” It’s also used as a general assurance of the Lord’s presence with His people.
– The typical application of this verse misses the point of the context in which it is found.
– Matt 18:20 is part of a passage pertaining to the authority to exercise discipline in the church.
– This verse assures believers that Jesus is guiding their decisions regarding church discipline cases.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s