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THE CHURCH – NOT A BUILDING, BUT A BODY OF BELIEVERS!

Mike ShreveMike Shreve, evangelist, pastor and author, reminds believers of the reality of the church of Jesus Christ…

Firstly, Acts 2:47 explains, ‘The Lord added to the church daily those who were being saved.’ So from the start, ‘the church’ was a work of God, not a work of man.

Actually the word ‘church’ is translated from the Greek word ecclesia (pronounced ek-klay-see’-ah) meaning ‘called out ones.’ So all who are in the church have been ‘called out of darkness into his marvelous light’ (1 Peter 2:9, emphasis mine).
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