In this worship gathering, we hear a message called “Long Division” from Romans 16.17-27. We learn how false teachers sway people, and how to avoid this as followers of Jesus. (We also learn a little Scottish church history from the ministry of Ebenezer Erskine.) You can watch the whole service here, or just the message elsewhere on the channel.
It was not lost on a few neighbours that on the week when the church sign announced the message title, “Weeding out the bull”, the contractors were digging in front of the church to decommission our septic system and install our hook-up to the new municipal sewers! However, this message is not about *that* kind of bull. It’s about all the stuff that competes with the truth of the gospel to attempt to deceive the church, and move it away from the focus of Jesus, who is enough!
The three questions I ask you to ponder at the end of the message are: