Being a member of a church does not make one a Christian anymore than sitting in a garage makes one a car...
If we place the church, instead of Christ, at the heart of everything we do, then we are practicing Churchianity, not Christianity.
United No More If the house is worthy, let your peace come upon it; but if it is not worthy, let your peace return to you. If anyone will not welcome you or listen to your words, shake off the dust from your feet as you leave that house or town. Matthew 10:13-14 The General … Continue reading United No More
Follow Me And Jesus said to them, “Follow me and I will make you fish for people.” Mark 1:16-17 In the morning, while it was still very dark, he got up and went out to a deserted place, and there he prayed. Mark 1:35 The childhood game of Follow the Leader consists of one person … Continue reading Follow Me
Repent! From that time Jesus began to proclaim, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near.” Matthew 4:17 The first instruction from Jesus in the Gospels of Matthew and Mark is to “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near” (Matthew 4:17 and Mark 1:15). This line is exactly what John the Baptist … Continue reading Repent!