Devoted To God’s Church

Core Values for Christian Fellowship

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binding

Paperback

format

Book

isbn

9781848719767

tags

Church membership, obedience of Christians

topic

Christian Living, Church Issues/Unity, Church Life, The Church

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‘Many people “go to church.” Sinclair Ferguson, with his typical gentleness and wisdom, teaches us how to ‘be the church’ as Christ defines it. This simple, clear, and moving book will be great help for people interested in learning more about becoming members of a church. It is also a good tool for those who wish to inject fresh zeal and joy into the membership they already possess.’ — JOEL BEEKE

Book Description

Being a Christian is not an individualistic or isolated activity. Believing also involves belonging. Being a Christian, by definition, involves belonging to the church.

This is not a book full of ideas about how your church ought to change or what it needs to do in order to grow or to be successful. Rather it is about how we fit into our own church. There are hallmarks of church life that should be stamped on all our churches because they are applicable everywhere and anywhere — New Testament values for any size of church, in any part of the world, at any time.

Devoted to God’s Church will serve to help new Christians understand what it is to be part of a church, and will also be a refreshing reminder to every Christian of what it should look like to belong to the family of God.

Table of Contents Expand ↓

Introduction ix
1. Family Life OR What Is a Church? 1
2. What Is Your Story? OR Are You a Christian 19
3. Follow My Leader OR Being a Disciple 35
4. A Glorious Addiction OR What Is a Member? 49
5. Have You Ever Arrived at Church? OR Worship 61
6. Are You Hearing Me? OR The Bible 81
7. Does It Help to Know Some Latin? OR Christian Baptism 99
8. ‘The Christian’s Native Air’ OR Prayer 115
9. The View from the Foot OR Christian Service 135
10. Is There Anything Special for Supper? OR Communion 153
11. Home and Away OR Christian Witness and World Mission 169

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