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Is There Really Only One Church?

Study this lesson by using the downloadable material, video, and audio below! Click here if you have any questions regarding this lesson or would like free Bible study help. Preface Is there really only one church that belongs to God? This is a question that must be answered by those who are seeking to be part of the church that ...

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The Church Of God’s Choice

Study this lesson by using the downloadable material, video, and audio below! Click here if you have any questions regarding this lesson or would like free Bible study help. Preface How do you choose which church to join? Maybe you decide to join whatever church is nearest to your house. Maybe you decide to join the same kind of church ...

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A Christian Is A Member Of The Body Of Christ

Preface What does it mean to be a Christian? Being a Christian means a great deal. Fortunately, God has given us all the information we need to know about what being a Christian really means. As we study His saving message, we discover that a Christian is a member of the body of Christ, which is the church (see Colossians ...

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How Did Local Churches Worship God In The New Testament?

Preface How did local churches of Christ in the New Testament worship God in their assemblies? If we are interested in holding fast the pattern of sound words God has revealed in the pages of the New Testament (2 Timothy 1:13) and doing all things in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ (Colossians 3:17), we will be interested in ...

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The Christian’s Attitude Toward Unity

Preface What is your attitude toward unity with your brothers and sisters in Jesus Christ? That is, what is your mindset toward being at peace and being one with those who have also been redeemed by the precious blood of Jesus Christ? Do you view unity as being an important part of Christianity? Do you recognize that you have personal ...

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What Is The Difference Between The Universal And Local Church?

Preface               What is the difference between the “universal” and the “local” church? Whenever you read the Bible, you read about the word “church” being used in various ways. Sometimes it is singular. Sometimes it is plural. Sometimes it seems to just be used in reference to a local group of people. Sometimes it is used in a very broad ...

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Can Women Be Preachers, Pastors, Or Deaconesses?

Summary             Can women be preachers, pastors, or deaconesses? There are many religious organizations that accept women to serve in these various positions. However, there are still some churches that claim women cannot serve in these ways. So, what does the Bible say? Let’s investigate. Downloadable File Printable PDF Video Audio Podcast Find out more from the GodSaidSo.com Podcast here ...

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The Church Of Christ (Lesson 3: The Names And Descriptions Of The Church)

Summary There are thousands of different religious organizations today – with thousands of different names. Each of these different names serve to differentiate one group from the others. There are churches which call themselves “Catholic,” “Baptist,” “Methodist,” “Presbyterian,” “Lutheran,” “Pentecostal,” “Apostolic,” “Nazarene,” and many, many other titles. Perhaps there is not much thought as to the Bible authority involved in ...

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The Church Of Christ (Lesson 1: Ekklesia)

Summary             What is the church of Christ? Perhaps you have considered this question before or have even studied this question with someone else. Certainly, the word “church” has come to be used in many different ways in our society today, having reference to a large number of different things. But, how is the word used in the Bible? What ...

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One Faith (Lesson 2: Can Everyone Be Right?)

Summary             Certainly there are many different religious beliefs and practices. There is Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, Christianity, and many others. Additionally, there are many different (so-called) “Christian” churches (i.e. Catholic, Baptist, Presbyterian, Methodist, Pentecostal, Lutheran, etc.). Therefore, the question, “Are all churches equally acceptable to God?” is an important one. If the answer is “Yes, all churches are equally acceptable ...

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