Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Words of Comfort: FreeWonderfulBook

God told Israel to be careful with details when building the tabernacle. How much more should we be careful as we help to build the Church—the temple of the living God (see 2 Cor. 6:16). The modern Church prides itself in being free from the traditions that held the blind Pharisees, yet the average altar call is soaked in manmade traditions: “with every eye closed, while the music is playing, while counselors are coming, no one is watching you…won’t you come and invite Jesus into your heart?” Such traditions are not based in Holy Scripture, are filling our churches with false converts, and are creating those we erroneously call “backsliders.” In reaching the lost, it is essential that we follow the pattern given in Scripture. See