Central church of Christ 

New Smyrna Beach, Fl 

Sunday Bible Study, 9am.    Sunday Worship, 10am & 5 pm.    Wednesday Bible Study, 7pm.

Dealing With Issues: Quarrelsomeness.

An angry dispute or altercation; a disagreement marked by a temporary or permanent break in friendly relations.


The evil of quarreling 

Jas 4:1-2 See also Ex 21:18-19; Pr 10:12; 13:10; 15:18; 20:3; 21:9; 22:10; 26:20-21; 27:15-16; 30:33; 2Ti 2:23.



Quarrelsomeness is unfitting for God’s people 

1Co 3:3; 1Ti 3:2-3 See also Pr 17:19; Isa 58:4; Ro 13:12-14; 2Co 12:20; 1Ti 6:3-5; 2Ti 2:14,23-24.



Examples of quarrelsomeness 

1Co 1:10-12 See also Ge 13:7-8; 26:20-22; Ex 17:1-7;  Nu 20:1-13; Dt 33:8; Ps 95:8; 106:32; Mk 9:33-34; Lk 9:46; Lk 22:24; Php 4:2-3.