Do you have to avoid brethren in meetings because things are not really right with you and them?
It is grace that spurs on radical obedience to reach lost areas around the world. It is not simply exhortations to be radical that result in people being radical. It is tender forms of kindness and grace that form the most radical discipleship in the world.
You are welcome to join us for the 2013 Fellowship Conference in Denton, Texas on March 28, 29, 30, and 31 (Thursday night through Sunday morning).
It is vitally important to be part of a local church.
Prayer is one of the distinguishing marks of a true Christian. It's something that stood out in the Apostle Paul's life right at conversion. Acts 9:11b - "look for a man of Tarsus named Saul, for behold, he is praying,"
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Are you a member of a local congregation of believers? How are you treating the pastors there? According to what the scriptures say, is your pastor a man of God? Or is he someone who is compromising the truth in order to make financial gain?
Hebrews 3:13 - But exhort one another every day, as long as it is called "today," that none of you may be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin.
Steve Lawson encourages pastors to preach from the book of 1 John in order to awake a dead church.
Tim Conway and other brethren from GCCSATX exhort the church in Corpus Christi to stand firm in unity together for the sake of the gospel. http://corpuschristians.com
How do I know if I am part of a biblical church and have a solid pastor or if I am under a false shepherd? Tim Conway answers a question about how you can tell if it is your church that is unbiblical, or if it is your own youth/immaturity that leads you to misjudge the oversight that God has given you to submit under.
Tim is asked a question on whether or not a person who claims to be now born-again, is able to stay in the Mormon church he was part of or not.
Oh the love of God for his bride is just unbelievable. It is incredible. Paul talks about the Son of Solomon and how it is a picture of Christ and His Bride.
The Church is One. The church is not an organization or a human institution, it is a living body of believers, built on the foundation of Jesus Christ, born again by the power of the Spirit. All else that is called the church is not truly the church. This church is united in Christ across denominational boundaries. Pastors who are neglecting the spiritual health and feeding of the true flock of God to serve the unconverted church members what they want to hear will pay on Judgement Day. "Keep a close watch on yourself and on the teaching. Persist in this, for by so doing you will save both yourself and your hearers." 1 Timothy 4:16