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The People of the Church - Part 3 (3 of 10)
Series: Church Life
Dr. Ernest L. Easley
So, how is your CHURCHLIFE? If you could measure your CHURCHLIFE on a scale from 1 to 10 with 10 being the best, what would be your score?
1? 5? 10? Perhaps somewhere between 5-10?
Would you even have a score? Do you have a CHURCHLIFE? Do you know why God intends for you to have a healthy and happy CHURCHLIFE? Here's why:
To strengthen your CHRISTIANLIFE!
To strengthen your HOMELIFE!
To strengthen your WORKLIFE!
To guide your SOCIALLIFE!
No wonder the Bible tells us in Hebrews 10.24-25, "And let us consider one another in order to stir up love and good works, not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as is the manner of some, but exhorting one another, and so much the more as you see the Day approaching."
What day approaching? Rapture Day! The second coming of Jesus Day! THAT day! As our nation continues to morally slip and slide downward, and as Christians face more and pressure and more and more persecution, we need each other's fellowship! We need each other's friendship! We need to be doubling up in our discipleship preparing ourselves and loved ones to stand firm against the mounting pressures of our world.
Your CHURCLIFE is critical, not only in the here-in-now, but for the future! It's your CHURCHLIFE that will help produce in you a faith of steel to help you "be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that your labor is not in vain in the Lord" (1 Corinthians 15.58).
I can tell you this: it's my CHURCHLIFE over these 55 years that has kept me " ... steadfast, immoveable, always abounding in the work of the Lord ..." And as "the Day" approaches and the Devil and his crowd has their last fling, we need to resist anything that would draw us away from the assembling of ourselves together! You've got to get your ...
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