Factions in the Church – July 8. 2018 Using I John 2:7-15 Melissa shows that factions in the Church are nothing new. As the Church was starting, there were different understandings of the Gospel message. How do we handle this? Factions in the Church – July 8. 2018   00:00 / 16:16 1X Related Posted in and tagged 1 John, church, factions, Melissa Florer-Bixler.