What Must One Understand In Order To Become A Child Of God? (7) By, Garland Robinson

One must understand that BELIEF in Jesus is essential to become a child of God. There are a number of things that one must believe about Jesus.       Continue reading “What Must One Understand In Order To Become A Child Of God? (7) By, Garland Robinson”

What Must One Understand In Order To Become A Child of God? (6) By Garland Robinson

One must understand the Lord adds the saved to his church. This point is made very clear in the Bible. When the gospel was preached for the first time on the day of Pentecost in Acts chapter two, we read: “Then they that gladly received his word were baptized: and the same day there were added unto them about three thousand souls.”Those who repented and were baptized (verse 38) did not “join” the church, they were added to the church. Continue reading “What Must One Understand In Order To Become A Child of God? (6) By Garland Robinson”

What One Must Understand In Order To Become A Child Of God, (5) – Garland Robinson

5.       One must understand the Lord, Jesus the Christ, has one church (body). This is plainly stated in Ephesians 4:4, “There is one body.” This does not mean there are two, three or 300. There is one. The one body is the church, the one church is the body. The “body” and the “church” are used interchangeably in Ephesians 1:22-23 and Colossians 1:18 þ “and gave him to be the head over all things to the church, Which is his body….” “And he is the head of the body, the church….”

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