A Peacemaker - Actions of a Christian Reconciler
A Peacemaker, a Christian Reconciler:encourages.
Hebrews 3:13 (NIV) 13 But encourage one another daily, as long as it is called “Today,” so that none of you may be hardened by sin’s deceitfulness.
Peacemaker Thought #1: If you are stuck and unable to reconcile with one anotherstart by using encouraging words.
A Peacemaker, a Christian Reconciler:apologizes.
James 5:16 (NIV) 16 Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.
Peacemaker Thought #2: If you are stuck and unable to reconcile with someoneapologize, confess your sin,and start praying the other person.
A Peacemaker, a Christian Reconciler:submits.
Ephesians 5:21 (NIV) 21 Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ.
Peacemaker Thought #3: If you are stuck and unable to reconcile with someonesubmit to each other simply because you love Jesus.
A Peacemaker, a Christian Reconciler:continues to do what is right.
1 Thessalonians 5:11 (NIV) 11 Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing.
Peacemaker Thought #4: If you are stuck and unable to reconcile with one anotherkeep doing the right thing.
P. Brian Noble