Tag Archives: God’s plan for the Church

Why I love the Church

Is it possible to love the Lord without loving the Church? Continue reading

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Answer the call

Between the disappearing and the reappearing of Jesus we have a mission to fulfill — to go and sow the good seed of the Gospel in the world. “Christianity without mission is Christianity no longer” (John R. W. Stott). Continue reading

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A biblical view of the Church

The right questions is, in Scripture, what does God say the church is? Based on that, we need to ask, where should it go and how should it behave? Continue reading

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