Why Churches Stopped Meeting

“Services cancelled until further notice.” It is astonishing to see these words on church signs and websites. How could so many congregations stop assembling to worship God? Why did this happen almost overnight? It didn’t. Patterns in practice and doctrine that...

The Church, Church Buildings, and Church Assemblies

The word church is used in three ways in the New Testament in reference to the blood-bought institution of the Lord. First, the word church refers to the body of Christ as a whole or the universal church. This is the meaning when Jesus said “upon this rock I will...