The Bible is either absolute, or it's obsolete.
How can you pull down strongholds of Satan if you don't even have the strength to turn off your TV?
Today's church wants to be raptured from responsibility.
Some women will spend thirty minutes to an hour preparing for church externally. What would happen if we all spent the same amount of time preparing internally for church with prayer and meditation?
We must do what we can do for God, before He will give us the power to do what we can't do.
I won't take my religion from any man who never works except with his mouth and never cherishes any memory except the face of the woman on the American silver dollar
(January 06, 1878 - July 22, 1967)
There really isn't any precedent for this kind of thing.
Don't argue for other people's weaknesses. Don't argue for your own. When you make a mistake, admit it, correct it, and learn from it / immediately.
Stephen R. Covey