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Why go to church?

Truman B. Douglass

Why go to church?

by Truman B. Douglass

  • 163 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Church membership.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV820 .D6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 118 p.
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6224095M
    LC Control Number57009877
    OCLC/WorldCa653468

    So here are the "Top 10 Reasons Why Some Men Don't Go to Church," and when they do go they spend more time checking their watches and working on their To Do lists than partaking in soul work. 1.   Why You Should Go to Church. by Pat Flynn Septem This is not your grandmother. This is a guy who lived a pretty squalid life for a while and then, through the secretive, inner workings of God, alongside a fair amount of philosophical probing, came to embrace an entirely new mode of roaming the earth, one that is far more eurythmic.

    Here are 4 powerful reasons why you should attend church weekly, and why church attendance can change your life: 1. God Said So. God tells us in His Word to "not give up meeting together." (Hebrews ) The Bible even goes so far as to call the Church the "Bride of Christ.". One, Holy, Universal & Apostolic Church. Jesus sees His Kingdom and speaks of His Kingdom with great precision and detail. Just before his ascension, He said to His Apostles, "go ye, teach all nations: baptising them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Ghost, teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you all days, even to the.

      No. 1. The Bible says that Adam and Eve would die because they ate the fruit of the tree of good and evil, but churchgoers believe they had a soul which doesn’t die but goes to live somewhere else. 2. The Bible says that Abraham was promised the l. Why I Don't Go to Church I'm a God-fearing Christian, an avid Bible reader, and a believer in the saving grace of Jesus Christ. I've been a Christian for over 50 years, and I've spent thousands of hours in Bible study, prayer, and church service. I believe that Jesus Christ established His church for the unity and edification of believers; yet, I don't currently attend church on a regular basis.


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Why Men Hate Going to Church does not call men back to church—it calls the church back to men/5(). A short, readable book that explains clearly and simply what the church is and why it really matters.

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I don’t ever want to respond with “You’re going to church because I said so.” (Even if it’s true.) Instead, I try to teach about the relationship we find at church. Why I believe God would have us to go.

Community. A few weeks ago, I mentioned these phrases to my mom. Why Nobody Wants to Go to Church Anymore reveals the truth about this steep decline, along with innovative ideas for changing the way people think about church.

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Rev. Dr. Ruth Meyers: Having a book, a place that I can go to that covers the whole range of human 's partly the book itself and it's partly what it represents, which is the sense.In order to answer the question, “Will the church go through the Tribulation?” we must understand the biblical concept of Rapture.

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People are leaving in astounding numbers, with no sign of a turnaround. And despite church leaders' best efforts to stem the tide, more than 80 percent of people are finding something better to do on Sunday mornings. Why?