By RJ Dawson
Have you ever puzzled how the 2 thousand year-old discipleship institution of an imprecise Jewish instructor supposedly constructed into modern day Christianity?
Have you ever attempted to determine how a small band of uneducated Galileans morphed right into a multi-denominational international spiritual body?
Have you ever been simply the slightest bit stressed concerning the overwhelming ameliorations among the Lord’s unmarried group at its start and the scads of disjointed non-relational “churches” unfold over the planet today?
If so, this e-book will absolutely provide you with a number of the solutions you search in addition to higher perception into the character of the genuine Church, together with the following:
* the true origin for the Church.
* the genuine objective of the Church.
* genuine “fellowship” and why each believer is named to operate in a few type of ministry.
* the genuine “abundant existence” promised through the Lord for each believer.
* the genuine note of God.
* the genuine inventive skill the Lord positioned inside of His community.
* genuine discipleship.
* a true residing courting with the Lord Jesus.
Real Christianity offers a lot deserved recognition to the first-century neighborhood of believers and the good religious accomplishments they completed due to their shut courting with the Lord, their obedience to Him, and their love for each other. to ensure that believers of the current to do a similar, the writer calls for:
(1) a Church-wide rededication to the only authority of the Lord Jesus, and
(2) the reestablishment of the Lord’s discarded and mostly forgotten mandate of mutual ministerial sharing (“Koinonia” within the Greek, frequently translated as “fellowship,” yet usually improperly applied), during which each believer reveals and fulfills his function within the physique of Messiah.
And instead of attractive to spiritual authority, the writer gets rid of the intermediary and is going immediately to the resource - utilizing reams of Scripture to again up his claims, specially emphasizing the natural teachings and instance of the Lord Jesus, the main actual individual of all time.
R.J. Dawson is an self reliant researcher, author, and instructor with wide “church” and ministerial adventure. He has received a lot hands-on wisdom of assorted Christian customs, practices, and church codecs in his 3 a long time inside of conventional Christianity.
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Real Christianity: The Nature of the Church by RJ Dawson