Churchless Christians

September 23, 2011

There is no New Testament evidence of churchless Christians. New converts in the early church were baptized in Christ and into a body. Acts tells us the Lord added daily to their number those who were being saved (2:47). The Lord wasn’t saving random people into individual saving relationships. He was adding people to the already visible, identifiable body of Christ. (Emphasis mine)

DeYoung, Kevin L.; Jerry Bridges (2010-03-26). The Good News We Almost Forgot: Rediscovering the Gospel in a 16th Century Catechism (p. 107). Moody Publishers. Kindle Edition.


2 Responses to “Churchless Christians”

  1. anonymous Says:

    Like the posts, but still want more commentary by the blogger.

  2. Mark Says:

    He’s otherwise detained.

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