The very direct short answer is that the church of Christ is the New Testament church. That is, it is the church you read about in the New Testament. Everything from its Founder in the Gospels; it’s establishment in Acts 2; it’s growth through Acts 2-28; it’s organization, work, and worship in the epistles; to its ultimate reward in Revelation - it’s all there in the New … [Read more...] about New Video Series: What Is The Church of Christ?
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Of the things we count precious in this life, how often do we think of our own soul? Or, for that matter, the souls of others? Jesus said that there is nothing more precious, i.e. of greater value, than our own soul. “Then Jesus said to His disciples, “If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow Me. For whoever desires to save … [Read more...] about The Precious Soul of Man
The word “precious” is typically used in reference to things that are highly cherished or dear to us. We consider things of great value or rarity as being “precious.” For example, gold and silver are considered “precious” metals because they are relatively rare. Rare stones; like diamonds, rubies, etc.; are called “precious gems” and carry a much higher price than more common … [Read more...] about The Precious Word of God
Free Directions Inside! This is the message you will see on our sign if you’re driving by the Northside church building on Hogansville Road. In the past few articles, I’ve been writing about the biblical subject of going the right way. There was the article encouraging every reader to get the New Year, 2017, started off in the right direction. Then, in part one of “The Right … [Read more...] about Are You Going the Right Way?
In recent articles I have talked about the theme for my preaching and teaching in 2016 – “Spend More Time with God.” In planning for 2016, the goals I talked about last week were focused on achieving that theme of spending more time with God. Of course, one cannot spend time with God outside the scope of His word. That is, we learn how to spend time with God within His word, … [Read more...] about Building A Biblical Vocabulary: Baptism