I've been writing about church politics, how to spot it and how to eliminate it. We've looked at Colossians 3 to see how God's Word tells us to "stop it" and gives us the remedy for it, "love is more important than anything else." Today I want to take one more look at Colossians 3 and a challenge to us to see how church politics harms children.
Stop and think about it. When we have a situation in our churches where "politics" influences what we do, this has an impact on the children. Consider the following -