Tag Archives: Church/Kingdom

God’s “Way To Escape” (part 1)

Man has puzzled over the fact Jesus was tempted to sin, but that He did not sin, Hebrews 4:15. How was He able to do that? Why is it that it is so hard for us to resist temptation? Is there a way for man to remain pure? Yes, there is a way, and God’s promise is that a way will always be available for us to “escape” the temptation. Some may say they want to be pure in the sight of God, but that temptation is always too strong for them to resist it, and they fall into sin. Satan does not have that much power over man. James 4:7 says:

“Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.” Continue reading

The Lord’s Church Is Different, by Garland Elkins (part 5)

DOES THE CHURCH SAVE YOU?

The statement has been made many times that “the church does not save you.” Of course, we know that the church is not the savior. Jesus is the Savior (Matt. 1:21); but Jesus saves the church (Eph. 5:23), and the saved are in the church (Acts 2:47.) You can see that the statement “the church is not necessary to salvation,” when applied to the Lord’s church, is false. Continue reading

Where In The Bible Will I Find…. The Platform For The Church of Christ? By, Gary Colley

Our country has witnessed many Presidential campaigns. The major political parties have always adopted party platforms on which they stand, and which express what they believe. The candidates run on these platforms to obtain and maintain party unity.

Platform For The Church Of Christ Continue reading