Sometime rebuke is necessary, but it must be used with caution. The purpose of any rebuke, confrontation or discipline is to help people, not hurt them.
METHODS TO USE AND SCRIPTURE REFERENCES
1. BE FIRM AND BOLD.
2 Corinthians 7:9 (NIV) says “yet now I am happy, not because you were made sorry, but because your sorrow led you to repentance. For you became sorrowful as God intended and so were not harmed in any way by us.”