How to better understand the Church

How to better understand the Church

Below are some more terms to help you better understand the Church: Methodist—During the 1700’s, John Wesley and George Whitefield preached the need for the new birth (and what some considered a new “method” of Christianity). Their followers were ejected from the...
Terms to help understand the Church

Terms to help understand the Church

Terms to help you understand the Church: Here are some more terms to help you understand the Church: Confessional—To distinguish themselves from the Roman Catholic Church, many of the churches of the Reformation composed “confessions”, or statements of faith, to...
Reformed?

Reformed?

Are you familiar with the following terms? Reformed—Originally this referred to the church in Switzerland, where Ulrich Zwingli was “reforming” the church according to Scripture. It later came to refer to all those who hold to the principles of the Reformation—that...
How does the church hold up the truth?

How does the church hold up the truth?

How does the church hold up the truth? by William Hendriksen Hearing and Heeding it (Matthew 13:9) Handling it rightly (2 Timothy 2:15) Hiding it in the heart (Psalm 119:11) Holding it forth as the Word of Life (Phil. 2:16) How do we support it with our lives?...