Have you ever taken the time to consider the “one another “statements in the scriptures? The impact that would occur IF every member in the local church fully followed these passages. The encouragement would strengthen the “fainthearted”, help the weak, [ 1THess 5:14] cure the weakness in most, and build up one another.
Consider the follow passage and look for the positive effects will have on every member!
Joh 13:34 "A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another, even as I have loved you, that you also love one another.(NAS95)
Ro 12:10 Be devoted to one another in brotherly love; give preference to one another in honor; (NAS95)
Ro 14:19 So then let us pursue the things which make for peace and the building up of one another. (NAS95)
Ro 15:5 Now may the God who gives perseverance and encouragement grant you to be of the same mind with one another according to Christ Jesus, (NAS95)
Ga 5:13 For you were called to freedom, brethren; only do not turn your freedom into an opportunity for the flesh, but through love serve one another. (NAS95)
Ga 6:1 Brethren, even if anyone is caught in any trespass, you who are spiritual, restore such a one in a spirit of gentleness; each one looking to yourself, so that you too will not be tempted. 2 Bear one another's burdens, and thereby fulfill the law of Christ. (NAS95)
Eph 4:2 with all humility and gentleness, with patience, showing tolerance for one another in love, (NAS95)
Eph 5:21 and be subject to one another in the fear of Christ. (NAS95)
Heb 3:13 But encourage one another day after day, as long as it is still called "Today," so that none of you will be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin. (NAS95)
Heb 10:24 and let us consider how to stimulate one another to love and good deeds,
Jas 5:16 Therefore, confess your sins to one another, and pray for one another so that you may be healed. The effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much. (NAS95)
1Pe 4:9 Be hospitable to one another without complaint. (NAS95)
These are NOT suggestion but inspired directions from the God of heaven for our good and benefit to prepare us for heaven.