Out Of Context - Jesus' Guide On Dealing Well With Sin
These words are a comforting punchline when barely anyone shows up for church. But make sure to read the context! Jesus spoke these words at the end of his message on dealing with sin in the church. He offered a great comfort to churches that do the hard work of dealing with sin, warning the hard hearted, and practices church discipline. He is with them, even in those agonizing conversations with those who are clutching their own sin.