Now, this morning we're going to be looking and learning about the second characteristic of the church member of my dreams, and that's what I want to call a committed membership. Now, the ladies that work on my library will tell you that that's nothing new. But, the title of this book really got my attention.
So, I bought the book and I read the book and I liked it so much and I got so much out of it that I picked up several copies that we have made available for you to pick up today after the service back in the foyer.
(And when I say “the church is the best context,” I’m is where we learn to love God and others; where we are strengthened and transformed by truth from the Word; where we’re taught to pray, to worship, and to serve; where we can be most certain that we’re investing our time and abilities for [ …
I think there are a lot of singles who have that mindset about the church.
We are a generation of consumers, independent and critical.
That's what the Bible says in Acts chapter 2, verse 41.
''Then they that gladly received his word were baptized: and the same day there were added unto them about three thousand souls.'' Peter preached. Three thousand people were saved, and the church was born.