What do we mean by serving or giving? We mean spending yourself—your time, your gifts, your resources, your energy—for the good of the church.
In our day, the greatest danger facing the church may well come from well-meaning pastors.
Through submission we model the godly humility that should characterize us as a church, and we maintain our Christian unity in the midst of disagreement.
The basic premise of the missional church is that “missions” is not simply one of the functions or programs of a church. It constitutes the very essence or nature of the church.
We cannot claim that our church is founded on the Word of God unless our church is founded on the preaching of that Word.
I. INTRODUCTION Good morning and welcome! This is the second class in a thirteen-week course on living together as a church. This morning, we will consider the idea of church membership and how it facilitates unity within the church. Before we begin, let’s pray. Church Membership—Why Bother? I wonder if you’ve thought much about why […]
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God calls us today—the very imperfect people who compose his Church—to the task of displaying the glory of his perfect character
My analogy didn’t have the intended effect, or perhaps it did, for he quickly retorted, “You’re not actually trying to convert people, are you?”
Throughout the Bible and the history of the church, God has used the witness of the church to draw people to himself.
What we should be doing, however, is looking at the culture—whether high or low—and asking the question, “At what points is this antithetical to the Word of God?”
What is worship? What does it mean to worship God? And what does worship have to do with the unity that should exist in the body of Christ?
As Christians, and especially as fellow church members, we are accountable for each other.
How should we react to unrepentant sin in the church?