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BEING AN INFLUENCE

September 14, 2016

Wednesday

 

Avoid Being A Bad Influence

 

1 Corinthians 15:33

 

Do not be deceived: “Bad company corrupts good morals.”

 

 

LESSON

 

Paul warned his readers, that if they kept “company” with people who denied the resurrection, their character would eventually suffer: “Bad company corrupts good morals.

Paul is telling us that in associating with false teachers, we will be adversely influenced by them. The truth is that false teachings do not lead to holiness. It is critical that we are careful whom we form relationships, especially those outside the church because unbelievers can cause even the strongest Christians to waver in their faith and adversely affect their walk with Christ and their witness to the world. This is why Paul tells us, “Do not be misled.

 

Memory Verse: Romans 14:13

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