When someone has damaged their reputation or fallen into sin, the easiest thing to do is - well - nothing! But Galatians 6:1 commands something very different. Frankly, I don't know if there is a verse in the Bible that is less practiced in today's Christian world. But God has been clear. If you are "spiritual," it is your duty to get involved in restoration of the fallen - to become a stone catcher.
Nehemiah is the book of restoration and rebuilding (of Jerusalem's wall & its people). Teaches us the power of repentance, prayer, vision-casting, organization, and endurance.
Article by Andrew B. Lyons We falter, we fail, and sin hinders the fellowship between us and God. Much like Peter, we come up short, we deny Christ; "I know not the man". Then the realization of our actions hit us and we "run out and weep bitterly". Then like Peter we cry out, "depart … Continue reading On Sin & Forgiveness