Monthly Archives: April 2016

Who Are We? A Holy Church

Can you sing the hymn “Holy, Holy, Holy!” without being afraid? If God is holy, how does that carry over to his church? Is the church holy? Can she be holy? Ascribe holiness to God. Holiness separates God from his … Continue reading

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Who Are We? One Church

In the Nicene Creed we confess that we believe in one church. Paul, in Ephesians 4:1-6 both assures you of the unity of the church and challenges you to display that unity. The unity of the church includes a lot … Continue reading

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Who Are We? The Church Baptized in the Spirit

Where does the church as a body get the energy to serve God? Where do you as part of that body find the power you need to resist temptation and grow in obedience? Are you empty . . . or … Continue reading

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Who Are We? The Church of Christ

Who are we? What is the church? Nothing is more basic than that it is the church of the Lord Jesus Christ. As Matthew 16:13-20 points out, he is the one who makes or builds his church, and he rules … Continue reading

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Who Are We? God’s People

How do you respond if someone asks, “Just who are you”? How would you respond if someone were to ask that about us as a church? 1 Peter 2:9-10 gives a good answer. You are God’s people. You are his … Continue reading

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