Some Facts about the Church
- It is not a human denomination, but the spiritual body of Jesus Christ (Col. 1:18; I Pet. 2:5-6).
- It was built by Christ and he is its foundation (Mt. 16:18; I Cor. 3:11).
- Christ is its only head (Eph. 1:22-23).
- It was purchased with the precious blood of Christ (Acts 20:28).
- The saved are added to it (Acts 2:47).
- Its worship is in spirit and in truth (Jn. 4:24).
- Its work is assigned by the Lord (Eph. 4:12-16).
- Its organization is congregational (Phil. 1:1; Acts 20:17, 28; 14:23; I Pet. 5:1-3).
- It is God’s house (I Tim. 3:15).
- Christ is the Savior (Eph. 5:23).