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The Church Of Christ (Lesson 8: The Worship Of The Local Church)

Summary God is seeking those who will worship Him in spirit and in truth. Since God is seeking those who will worship Him, we need to be concerned with studying the subject of worship. Please notice that God is not seeking those who will worship Him in just any way they desire to worship Him. Rather, He is seeking those ...

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The Church Of Christ (Lesson 7: The Work Of The Local Church)

Summary             God has authorized the local church to exist – and He has done so for some specific reasons. Among these reasons, we can plainly observe that God has authorized some specific work to be accomplished by the local church. That is, a locally organized group of Christians (a local church) can work in conjunction with one another as ...

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The Church Of Christ (Lesson 6: The Organizational Structure Of The Local Church)

Summary             In lesson 5 we saw some differences in how the Bible uses the word “church” in a universal sense and in a local sense. Among the differences we observed was regarding its organizational structure. In contrast with the universal church (and its lack of an earthly organizational structure), God has given each local church a specific organizational structure. ...

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Is The Church Of Christ A Cult?

Summary             Is the church of Christ a cult? Through the years, there have been many people who are opposed to the teachings and practices of the church of Christ levy claims against it. One of those common claims is to say that the church of Christ is a cult. During this study, we want to examine some of the ...

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The Church Of Christ (Lesson 4: The Establishment Of The Church)

Summary           There are thousands of different churches and religious organizations throughout this world – with thousands of different points and times of origin. Each one of these religious organizations which are not truly Christ’s church began at a different place and a different time than Jesus’s church – and they all had different founders! If ...

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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 2: The One True Church)

Summary             There are many religious organizations in existence throughout the world today. Many of these religious organizations have claimed to be (or to be part of) the one true church you can read about in the pages of the Bible. It’s no wonder, then, why there is so much religious confusion in this world! Can we even identify the ...

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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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