The subject of church discipline is an oft overlooked and forgotten issue. Though clearly set forth in 1 Corinthians 5 as God’s requirement for dealing with rebellious and immoral brethren, church discipline is rarely if ever practiced. What does the church’s failure to follow God’s pattern of discipline say about her?
The following sermon was delivered at the 2012 Preacher's Study held in Oklahoma City. The presentation is an examination of the subject of Hell in the Bible and tries to provide a Biblical answer to the following questions:
1- Will the wicked be consciously tormented eternally or will they be consumed and cease to exist?
2- What is the teaching of the Jehovah’s Witnesses and Seventh Day Adventists on the subject of hell and what if anything is wrong with their position?
3- Is eternal torment inconsistent with a God of love?
is an evangelist of the Church of Christ in Arlington, Texas.