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“So Christ Himself gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the pastors and teachers, to equip His people for works of service, so that the Body of Christ may be built up until we all reach unity in the faith and in the knowledge of the Son of God and become mature, attaining to the […]

“And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds, not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another—and all the more as you see the Day approaching.” Hebrews 10:24-25 According to the most recent studies, approximately 20% of Americans regularly attend […]

“Every day they continued to meet together in the temple courts. They broke bread in their homes and ate together with glad and sincere hearts.” Acts 2:46 Let’s go back 2,000 years to when the Church first got started and disciples first started being made. The early Church was absolutely exploding in growth. In one day, […]

“For we were all baptized by one Spirit so as to form one Body – whether Jews or Gentiles, slave or free – and we were all given the one Spirit to drink.” 1 Corinthians 12:13 In the 1890’s, mountain climbers who fell and survived gave stories about how their whole life flashed before them […]

“Not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another – and all the more as you see the Day approaching.” Hebrews 10:25  It is obvious from this verse – Hebrews 10:25 – that even back in the days of the early church there were people who had gotten […]

“Let us hold unswervingly to the hope we profess, for He who promised is faithful.” Hebrews 10:23  One of the ways that we profess our faith in Jesus and demonstrate that our hope is in Jesus is by gathering together in worship as a church family. The author of Hebrews is specific. He says in verse […]

“Therefore, brothers and sisters, since we have confidence to enter the Most Holy Place by the blood of Jesus, by a new and living way opened for us through the curtain, that is, His body, and since we have a Great Priest over the house of God, let us draw near to God with a […]

“Now as the Church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit in everything to their husbands.” Ephesians 5:24 When it comes to marriage, there is one picture that both the husband and the wife must have in their minds in order to understand how marriage is supposed to work. They will never understand their […]