Where In The Bible Will I Find: What People Out Of Christ Are Missing?
To be in Christ is to be in His church where Jesus says all spiritual blessings are found (Eph.1:3). Jesus said, “..upon this rock I will build my church” (Matt.16:18). All authority in true religion is given to Jesus by God, and He is the one to whom all Christians give their allegiance (Matt.28:18-20). Paul to the Ephesians said, “And (God GC) hath put all things under his feet, and gave him to be the head over all things to the church, which is his body, the fullness of him that filleth all in all” (Eph.1:22-23). Continue reading
There is a sense in which every material thing belongs to the Lord. Psalm 24:1 states, “The earth is the LORD’S, and the fulness thereof.” In the New Testament era, there are some specific matters that are designated as “the Lord’s.” Let us take a brief look at five of them. Continue reading
As a general rule, few people enjoy following someone else. We have all sorts of pithy sayings to back that up. It is amazing that anyone wants to “play second fiddle” considering the way that term is passed around. But not everyone can be “the lead dog.” If there is to be any successful effort in which more than one person participates, someone is going to have to take the lead, which also implies that everyone else must be willing to follow. Continue reading