“Beware of false prophets, who come to you in sheep’s clothing but inwardly are ravenous wolves. You will recognize them by their fruits. Are grapes gathered from thornbushes, or figs from thistles? So, every healthy tree bears good fruit, but the diseased tree bears bad fruit. A healthy tree cannot bear bad fruit, nor can a diseased tree bear good fruit. Every tree that does not bear good fruit is cut down and thrown into the fire. Thus you will recognize them by their fruits.” (Matthew 7:15–20, ESV)
1. How do we determine a false prophet/false teacher and how do we label them such?
“Do not speak evil against one another, brothers. The one who speaks against a brother or judges his brother, speaks evil against the law and judges the law. But if you judge the law, you are not a doer of the law but a judge.” (James 4:11, ESV)
Statements like "Such and such teaches false doctrine, such and such is a false teacher and a heretic" seem to abound in this digital age. …
Event Date and Time:
June 17th, 2017 10:00 AM
2905 Broadway Court
Edmond, OK 73013
Pastors/Teachers are welcome to attend and bring a guest but every person must RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. You will then receive an official invite by email so that you can register yourself and guests.
It is a closed event in the sense that if you have not registered prior to June 14th you will not be allowed to attend, We hope you do register and plan on coming with brotherly love, a berean spirit, and your bible.
Love in Christ,
Why this Convocation?
Because public speech is important and Jesus takes judgment very seriously. When He says "Judge not" in Matthew 7:1-6 He is not telling us to let things slide, but instead, He is warning us to take care how we judge others.
““Judge not, that you be not judged. For with the judgment you pronounce you will be judged, and with the measure you use it will be measured to you. Why do you see the speck t…