If not, I will come to you and remove your lampstand from its place, unless you repent. Behold, the devil is about to throw some of you into prison, that you may be tested, and for ten days you will have tribulation.
My wife and I have always attended different churches. But now we have children and we are looking for a church we can attend together. We have been told to choose the one that feels right to us. But with there being so many churches, how can we know what's right?
I've been a member of a number of churches in my lifetime. Some big and some small. They all believe in the same God, but worship in a lot of different ways. Does it really matter? Growing up, my friends and I did everything together except church. I have always wondered, why not?
If we believe in the same God Why are there so many different churches? With all the different religions and churches represented in the military, a chaplain holding one service where we can all come together for worship makes it simple. I mean, isn't that just like the church we read about in the Bible?
I heard a preacher say once, that all Christian churches are okay even if they do not all teach the same things. How can that be? I have always been confused by that.
Have you ever wondered why there are so many different churches and practices and beliefs? Is it possible that every denomination is right?
Does God approve of this kind of division and confusion? And does it even really matter? Does it matter to God? Is He pleased with the current situation in the religious world?
If I were to ask you exactly how many different churches exist in the world today You would probably say, "I don't know A lot I guess. There are a lot! In fact I looked this up recently. I found that there are approximately 38, different churches. Friends, that is amazing.
And think about how confusing this can be for a person who is seeking the truth. Because you have one church over here that is teaching this practice and another church that is teaching the opposite. One church says that item A is sinful and another church says that item A is mandatory.
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