church – http://www.scripturessay.com A Bible Question and Answer TV Program Mon, 08 May 2017 09:25:58 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.6 Are The Jehovah’s Witnesses The True People Of God? http://www.scripturessay.com/are-the-jehovahs-witnesses-the-true-people-of-god/ Wed, 20 Jan 2010 21:27:25 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3152 The people who call themselves “Jehovah’s Witnesses” are well known for their efforts to spread their doctrines. In 2001, they claimed they conducted five million studies with people in their homes. It is sad that those who work so hard … Continue reading

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The Autonomy Of The Local Church http://www.scripturessay.com/the-autonomy-of-the-local-church/ Wed, 20 Jan 2010 21:14:32 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3135 The meaning of “autonomy” is independent or self-governing. The church we read about in the New Testament is made up of autonomous congregations. The word “church” means “the called out.” It is used to describe God’s people who have been … Continue reading

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Can We Agree in Religion? http://www.scripturessay.com/can-we-agree-in-religion/ Tue, 20 May 2008 00:03:44 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3009 By Gynnath Ford There is a very popular idea that religious people cannot agree. This idea is untrue in the light of present practice and Bible teaching. There are certain things in God’s Word and present-day practice that lead me … Continue reading

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What to Expect When You Visit the Church of Christ http://www.scripturessay.com/what-to-expect-when-you-visit-the-church-of-christ/ Mon, 19 May 2008 23:53:57 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2999 By Calvin Barber Perhaps you have heard of the Church of Christ through advertisement or by special invitation from its members. Maybe there is a building in your community where the Church of Christ meets, and you considered attending one … Continue reading

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Figures of the New Testament Church http://www.scripturessay.com/figures-of-the-new-testament-church/ Sat, 19 May 2007 01:02:19 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2909 Q. I believe that I am a Christian but I do not believe in the church. I feel that a person can be close to God but not a member of any church. I’ve also heard it said that the … Continue reading

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The Cross and God’s Character, Incarnation and God’s Church http://www.scripturessay.com/the-cross-and-gods-character-incarnation-and-gods-church/ Fri, 18 May 2007 23:39:31 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2877 Jim McGuiggan is a powerful speaker and seasoned writer, he has written numerous books including: Celebrating the Wrath of God, Life on the Ash Heap, The God Who Commands the Impossible, The Dragon Slayer, The God of the Towel, Jesus … Continue reading

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Is there anything in a Name? http://www.scripturessay.com/is-there-anything-in-a-name/ Fri, 16 Feb 2007 01:59:16 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2747 By B. J. Barr As one looks about in the religious world, there are hundreds of names that supposedly represent the church for which Christ died. But a quick glance into the word of God clearly shows most of these … Continue reading

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The Autonomy of the Church http://www.scripturessay.com/the-autonomy-of-the-church/ Fri, 16 Feb 2007 01:53:24 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2741 By Wallace Alexander When Jesus called his disciples together in Caesarea Philippi to inquire about whom the people considered him to be, he made a solemn promise to build his church and (Matthew 16:15) affirms the universality of the church. … Continue reading

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The Bible and Problems in the Church http://www.scripturessay.com/the-bible-and-problems-in-the-church/ Tue, 16 Jan 2007 00:35:57 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2700 ANSWERS IN THE BIBLE TO PROBLEMS IN THE CHURCH by – Jim Massey Published by J.C. Choate PublicationsWinona/Singapore/New Delhi/Capetown To Order: J.C. Choate Publications PO Box 72 Winona,MS 38967 Phone: 601-283-1192 Fax: 601-283-1191 Permission granted by the publisher for free … Continue reading

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Must I believe the church is important? http://www.scripturessay.com/must-i-believe-the-church-is-important/ Sat, 13 Jan 2007 06:41:10 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2431 Q. I believe that I am a Christian but I do not believe in the church. I feel that a person can be close to God but not a member of any church. I’ve also heard it said that the … Continue reading

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Is there a command forbidding having meals in the church building? http://www.scripturessay.com/is-there-a-command-forbidding-having-meals-in-the-church-building/ Mon, 11 Dec 2006 23:46:42 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2174 Q. There is an ongoing debate in our area about the appliation of verses 22 & 34 of 1 Corinthians 11. Some claim this is a command forbidding having meals in the church building or in church property or in … Continue reading

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Why I attend all the services of the Church http://www.scripturessay.com/why-i-attend-all-the-services-of-the-church/ Mon, 11 Dec 2006 23:40:20 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2167 Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as the manner of some is. Heb. 10: 25. I GO TO EVERY SERVICE OF THE CHURCH BECAUSE JESUS IS THERE. “Where two or more are gathered in my name, there am I … Continue reading

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Should you wear your best to church? http://www.scripturessay.com/should-you-wear-your-best-to-church/ Mon, 11 Dec 2006 22:06:05 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2097 I have a question that my wife brought up. Doesn’t it say in scripture (somewhere?) that you should wear your best to church. This entire issue was raised about women wearing pants to church. The scriptures do not say anything … Continue reading

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Explain Christ’s relationship with the church in Eph. 5:25? http://www.scripturessay.com/explain-christs-relationship-with-the-church-in-eph-525/ Sun, 29 Oct 2006 22:27:49 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1758 Download audio file (q338b.mp3) The answer to this question is only available as an audio recording. … Continue reading

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How important is a relationship to a church? http://www.scripturessay.com/how-important-is-a-relationship-to-a-church/ Thu, 01 Sep 2005 21:40:36 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1373 Download audio file (q277b.mp3) Q. How important is a relationship to a church? Can’t I be a Christian without going to Church.   THE NEW TESTAMENT CHURCH Matthew 16:18-20 I. The word church (ekklesia). A. Can be used to mean … Continue reading

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Will the church escape the Great Tribulation? http://www.scripturessay.com/will-the-church-escape-the-great-tribulation-2/ Sat, 15 May 2004 23:49:07 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2655 I’m assuming this question comes to us from the Book of Revelation. Let’s look at a few passages that talk about the “tribulation.” REV 1:9 “ I, John, your brother and fellow partaker in the tribulation and kingdom and perseverance … Continue reading

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CHRIST’S CHURCH IS ESSENTIAL TO SALVATION http://www.scripturessay.com/christs-church-is-essential-to-salvation/ Tue, 18 May 1999 22:40:25 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=622 By Doyle Crawford These words of Jesus, "I will build my church and the gates of Hades shall not prevail against it" (Matthew 16:18), reveal his determination to establish his church. Such determination shows he deemed the church important. The … Continue reading

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EACH LOCAL CHURCH IS SELF-GOVERNING UNDER CHRIST http://www.scripturessay.com/each-local-church-is-self-governing-under-christ/ Tue, 18 May 1999 21:13:24 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=537 By Wallace Alexander When Jesus called his disciples together in Caesarea Philippi to inquire about whom the people considered him to be, he made a solemn promise to build his church and (Matthew 16:15) affirms the universality of the church. … Continue reading

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