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Well, here we are again discussing the nature of the Church. Again, there is debate in my circles between those who insist that formal membership in a local church is mandatory for Christians, and those who believe that this is a mistaken notions, at least as it is often presented. I have written elsewhere about how [...]
Yes, another post concerning abolitionism and local church membership. But this will be a quick one - hopefully. Here is a quick assessment: Most on the side of abolitionism feel that they are being told that in order to be a Christian they must be an active member of a local congregation (on the church rolls, under [...]
There is this awkward question that Christians tend to ask when they feel uncomfortable around another Christian that they don't know: "Who are your elders?" It is awkward because it is akin to an adult asking a young child "who are your parents?" When an adult asks this question there are two things to note. First, [...]
Christian, Church member, brother, sister, Have you ever came into contact with a good street preacher? Not the unhelpful one that never gets to the good news of the Gospel, but one who clearly exposes sin, preaches the Lordship of Christ and gives you hope by it? Did you, as a Christian, get mad when [...]