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The Lord’s Church Is Different, By Garland Elkins (part 3)

Perhaps no statement has been made more often by religious people than that “one church is as good as another.” However, this is not true, for the Bible teaches that there is but one church. It is recorded, “There is one body, and one Spirit, even as ye are called in one hope of your calling.” (Eph. 4:4.) This passage clearly states that “there is one body.” In our day there are hundreds of conflicting religious bodies. It goes without saying that one body cannot mean hundreds of bodies. Continue reading

The Lord’s Church Is Different, By Garland Elkins, (part 2)

THE LORD’S CHURCH SUPERIOR TO DENOMINATIONS

The church for which our Lord gave His blood is far superior to any and/or all denominations. All denominations have been started by human rather than by divine authority.

It is a fact, both from the Bible and history, that the church of Christ was established and existed in the world for several centuries before Catholicism or Protestantism were known, and before the followers of Christ divided into various denominations. (Acts 2:22-47; Rom. 16:16.) Continue reading

The Lord’s Church Is Different, By Garland Elkins (part 1)

Do you ever ask: “In what direction must I go to find eternal bliss?  Since eternity is forever, it is the most important thing in the world for us to do the will of God. This tract is intended to point you to the Bible where we are told what we must do to inherit eternal life. Continue reading