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The Presence of Christ

There is a real “spiritual presence” of Christ, wherever His believing people meet together in His name. This is the plain meaning of His famous saying, “Wherever two or three are gathered together in My name—there I am in the midst of them!” (Matthew 18:20). The smallest gathering of true Christians for the purposes of …

The Church Is Essential

…Open Your Church! The church is essential! Hi, I’m John MacArthur and I am the pastor of Grace Community Church right here in Los Angeles and I have been for over half a century. This is a church committed to the bedrock conviction that the bible is the word of God and we in obedience …

Bowing the Knee to Caesar

Sometimes plans change. I was going to post a quote from Tozer, but was stopped in my tracks when I read an article in Syracuse.com. It was about a small business who can’t get the help she needs, and is at risk of losing everything! She was rejected for the Paycheck Protection Program and not …

Is Suspending Worship Service Right?

I have read some on twitter and other social media sites where people have said that churches that have obeyed the government and suspended meeting together until this virus is under control are bowing down to Caesar. Some say that this is exactly what the enemy wants. Let’s look what the word of God says. …

Church Activity

“Many, perhaps most, of the activities engaged in by the average church do not contribute in any way to the accomplishing of the true work of Christ on earth.“ From Tozer’s “That Incredible Christian”, 1964, page 169