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Simple Church: Mission of the Church --David Maxson (JUN 14, 2013)
Why are we doing what we do? What are we to be doing? How do we perform our mission?
Simple Church: The Role of Women --David Maxson (JUN 13, 2013)
When Jesus began His ministry, women received no education, not even teaching in their religious writings, the Torah. Yet with Christ, women were His closest followers, the last to leave the cross, first to see Him resurrected and commended for their desire to learn of the Gospel. Yet Jesus did not give women roles of leadership. Paul taught men and women were equal but had distinct complementary roles.
Simple Church: Leadership in New Testament Churches --David Maxson (JUN 12, 2013)
Does it really matter to God how we organize ourselves and worship? We are a church "of Christ", "through Christ" and "for Christ". Today's study centers on the elders and their role of leadership within a local congregations.
Simple Church: New Testament Assemblies --David Maxson (JUN 11, 2013)
Small groups met throughout the week and they all came together on the first day of the week. They met for Teaching (Acts 2:42), Fellowship (Acts 2:42), Breaking of bread (Acts 2:42), Prayers (Acts 2:42), Scriptures read (1 Tim 4:13; 1 Cor 14:26), Collection (Acts 2:45; 4:35; 1 Cor 16:1-2), Singing (1 Cor 14:26; 11:28), Miraculous gifts (1 Cor 14:26; 11:28), Discipline (Mt 18:17; 1 Cor 5:4) and to hear reports of work (Acts 14:24-28).
Simple Church: Descriptions of the Church --David Maxson (JUN 10, 2013)
Our goal is to remove the varnish of human tradition to uncover the original, unadulterated new testament church. This lesson answers the following questions. What is religion? Why should I seek authority? How do I draw near to God? What part does Music play in our worship?
There is coming a day, which no man knows, when we will all be judged according to God's Word (John 12:44-50; Matthew 7:13-27 and II Timothy 2:15). We strive to worship God according to the pattern, which has been set forth in the New Testament. Read More »