Tag Archives: Faithful in worship

“CHURCHED TO DEATH” —– Robert R. Taylor, Jr.

A lady of our acquaintance once complained that the leadership of the congregation where she attended was seeking to “church” the members to death. She resented the fact that her presence was expected for three hours on the Lord’s Day and one hour on Wednesday night or a total of four hours each week. After all, this consumed about 2.3 per cent of her week! During gospel meeting time she was expected to give nearly ten hours and that amounted to almost 6 per cent of her week. Seemingly, worship to her was irksome, tedious and boring and she felt like such emphasis just “churched” people to death. Continue reading

WHY I GO TO EVERY SERVICE OF THE CHURCH

-I Go To Every Service Of The Church Because Jesus Is There. “Where two or more are gathered in my name, there am I in the midst of them” (Matthew 18:20). Jesus has never forsaken an assembly, and I want to be like HIM.

-I Go To Every Service Of The Church Because I Am Made Stronger. Power is given in worship to live a nobler life (Acts 20:32). There is the sweetest fellowship on earth. Why should I want to miss ANY service?

-I Go To Every Service Of The Church Because God Wants The Church To Grow (cf. Acts 2:47; 4:4). The church always grows when members put God first by loyal attendance. Here is a way all can help in the finest work on earth. Continue reading