Presentation on theme: "Acts 4:12. Nor is there salvation in any other, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved.""— Presentation transcript:
Nor is there salvation in any other, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved."
that He might present her to Himself a glorious church, not having spot or wrinkle or any such thing, but that she should be holy and without blemish. Ephesians 5:27
Christ will only present one church to Himself. Nor is there salvation in any other, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved.“ Acts 4:12
Other churches Other churches, churches not found in the Bible, only add a person to that congregation and not to the church of the Bible.
The Lord provides the entrance to the church Then Jesus said to them again, " Most assuredly, I say to you, I am the door of the sheep. All who ever came before Me are thieves and robbers, but the sheep did not hear them. I am the door. If anyone enters by Me, he will be saved, and will go in and out and find pasture. John 10:7-9
The Lord provides the entrance to the church The Lord’s church was purchased with a price Therefore take heed to yourselves and to all the flock, among which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to shepherd the church of God which He purchased with His own blood. Acts 20:28
praising God and having favor with all the people. And the Lord added to the church daily those who were being saved. Acts 2:47
The Lord does the adding, not man; not a special prayer not kneeling at a “mourner’s bench”. Not “accepting Christ as your personal savior” The Lord does not act in such ways, the Lord adds the obedient to His church at baptism.
For you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus. For as many of you as were baptized into Christ have put on Christ. Galatians 3:26-27
I now rejoice in my sufferings for you, and fill up in my flesh what is lacking in the afflictions of Christ, for the sake of His body, which is the church, Colossians 1:24