The church is called to live together as the body of Christ. Holding each other accountable is a way of living together. This article gives seven tips for pursuing accountability and confession within the church.
Accountability is a word that expresses the quality of a human relationship to others and to God. After the fall it became the means of sanctification and a fruit of repentance. This article calls for the practice of proactive accountability. It exposes counterfeit accountability, clarifies what biblical accountability is and its basis. This paves the way for proactive accountability, which is complete honesty within a loving relationship, meant to point toward Christ and to prevent sin.