In the United States, there are 350,000 churches, making up hundreds of denominations. Eighty percent of these are stagnant, with nineteen percent growing only through childbirth, and less than one percent being by conversion. Moreover, there is a great divide among those Christians, who make up these churches. How can we as Christians turn this around, and find unity amongst ourselves?
1 John 5:3 Updated American Standard Version (UASV) 3 For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments. And his commandments are not
James 2:14-26 Updated American Standard Version (UASV) 14 What use is it, my brothers, if someone says he has faith but he has no works? Can
The question that we might ask ourselves is “Am I among his servants or his foes?” (Oswalt 2003) We might go on once more and ask the question that Jesus asked, “When the Son of Man comes, will he find faith on earth?” (Lu 18:8) Do we currently see a restoration of pure worship today within Christianity?
How many hours, days, weeks, years have we spent in evangelizing others, so as to get the feel of the people? Not to boast, but this author has well over 34 years of doing that. Here is what he has found after talking with literally thousands upon thousands.
Proverbs 4:7 American Translation (AT) 7 Above all things get wisdom; whatever else you get, get understanding. Our heavenly Father, the Creator of the heavens