BECAUSE GOD SAID TO GO TO CHURCH! ” Let us not give up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but let us encourage one another—and all the more as you see the Day approaching.”
HELL WILL NOT OVERCOME THE CHURCH…HER STRENGTH IS IN HER BUILDER. “…and the gates of Hades will not overcome it.” Matthew 16:18 It is in the Church that we find identity.
JESUS IS THE BUILDER OF THE CHURCH. 18 “And I tell you that you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church…”
THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO MAKE UP THE CHURCH ARE WRITTEN IN HEAVEN! 22 “But you have come to Mount Zion, to the heavenly Jerusalem, the city of the living God.
THE CHURCH IS THE BODY THAT SUPPORTS THE HEAD. 22 “And God placed all things under his feet and appointed him to be head over everything for the church, 23 which is his body, the fullness of him who fills everything in every way.” Ephesians 1:22-23 As the Church…we support the will of Jesus and [...]
THE CHURCH WAS PURCHASED WITH THE BLOOD OF CHRIST. “Keep watch over yourselves and all the flock of which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers. Be shepherds of the church of God, which he bought with his own blood.” Acts 20:28 Now this takes church value to another level. If God thinks this much [...]
IT IS A PATTERN FOR THINGS TO COME! The Tabernacle and the Temple were patterns for the throne room of heaven. The church is also a pattern for an event in heaven. If you look into the worship service of Revelation chapter 4…please notice there is no solo act! It is the elders, the angels, [...]
IT IS HERE, LIKE NO OTHER PLACE, THAT GOD HAS NUMEROUS AVENUES OF CONTACT WITH YOU. The preaching of his word, the presence of His spirit (where two or more are gathered in his name…he is there), corporate worship that encourages and lifts up, the gifts of his spirit, brothers and sisters who know you [...]
October 2, 2008 As the debate rages in the Nation’s capital, we stand by and wonder what will come of all this ? No matter what happens I think many agree that…we may all be looking at a very different future for our nation. This may make those around you feel very nervous. But [...]