Contemporary English Version You harvest what you plant, whether good or bad. Good News Translation Bad people will get what they deserve. Good people will be rewarded for their deeds. Holman Christian Standard Bible The disloyal one will get what his conduct deserves, and a good man, what his deeds deserve. International Standard Version The faithless one will pay for his behavior, but a good man will be rewarded for his.
NET Bible The backslider will be paid back from his own ways, but a good person will be rewarded for his. New Heart English Bible The unfaithful will be repaid for his own ways; likewise a good man will be rewarded for his ways. Aramaic Bible in Plain English He who is rash in his heart will be filled with his ways, and a good man will be filled from the awe of his soul. JPS Tanakh The dissembler in heart shall have his fill from his own ways; And a good man shall be satisfied from himself. New American Standard The backslider in heart will have his fill of his own ways, But a good man will be satisfied with his.
Jubilee Bible The backslider in heart shall be filled with his own ways, and the good man shall be separated from him. King James Bible The backslider in heart shall be filled with his own ways: and a good man shall be satisfied from above himself. American King James Version The backslider in heart shall be filled with his own ways: and a good man shall be satisfied from himself. American Standard Version The backslider in heart shall be filled with his own ways; And a good man'shall be satisfied from himself.
Brenton Septuagint Translation A stout-hearted man shall be filled with his own ways; and a good man with his own thoughts. Douay-Rheims Bible A fool shall be filled with his own ways, and the good man shall be above him. Darby Bible Translation The backslider in heart shall be filled with his own ways, and the good man from what is in himself.
English Revised Version The backslider in heart shall be filled with his own ways: and a good man shall be satisfied from himself. Webster's Bible Translation The backslider in heart shall be filled with his own ways: and a good man shall be satisfied from himself. World English Bible The unfaithful will be repaid for his own ways; likewise a good man will be rewarded for his ways.
Young's Literal Translation From his ways is the backslider in heart filled, And a good man -- from his fruits. Psalm The cursing he loved, may it fall on him; the blessing he refused to delight in, may it be far from him. Proverbs So they will eat the fruit of their own way, and be filled with their own devices. The experience of these does not mean we were never saved in the first place.
There are, however, those who have similar experiences who have never been saved. They have simply joined the religious movement, never having their hearts transformed. When they lose interest in the things of God, their experience looks similar to the backsliding of a true Christian.
Jesus paints a vivid picture of these people in the parable of the soils. These hearts were not able to house saving faith. They made great displays of faith but had not the power to persevere.
The problem for the community of believers is the difficulty in discerning whether or not the erring member is simply backsliding or displaying their lack of saving faith. Our response should remain the same regardless of who is backsliding. Indeed, the gospel response to the backslider is the same as to the nonbeliever.
Our prayers display our trust in God. When we pray, we display our utter dependence upon Him.
Ships from and sold by cranultweakyt.tk The Backslider Paperback – February 15, This item:The Backslider by Levi S. Peterson Paperback $ What is a backslider? A backslider is a Christian who for one reason or another gets out of touch with the Lord and then continues out of fellowship with Him.
This is the first step in dealing with a backslider. No amount of reasoning, pleading, calling, or instruction can pull the backslider back unless the power of God works in them. We pray to seek the power of God.
We also pray to place the backslider in the hands of God. Our prayers take the backslider out of our hands and out of our power and leave them in more capable hands.
We, in a sense, bring the backslider before the throne of God that God might have mercy on them. Patient Instruction. The gospel is an indiscriminate saving force.
By the hearing of the Word, sinners are brought to faith and believers grow in faith. The gospel is patient with our sanctification. Because it is patient with us, we must be patient with others. It is the gospel which must be our focus in our interactions with them. The gospel is the only instruction which will set them on the right path, securing them, and building their faith.
Church discipline is reserved only for the members of the body. The church has no grounds to discipline those outside the body of believers.
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That said, the necessity in the church for discipline is one of the toughest aspects of dealing with a backslider. If they meet the requirements, remaining unrepentant, they are to be disciplined.
Discipline will promote their return to Christ. It acts as a wakeup call, shaking them out of their slumber.