Posts tagged with ‘community’

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Becoming A Kingdom Community

by admintdc

What Does A Kingdom Community Look Like? As Christians, our challenge is simply to learn how to establish and live as Kingdom Communities. But how do we do that? And perhaps our first question should be; what does a Kingdom Community look like? What about the following ideas? Living in the fullness of the Holy […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 23

by admintdc

Part 23 – The Importance Of Living In Our New Habitat We cannot effectively live the highest life, outside of our natural habitat. The Christian life simply doesn’t work in an isolated situation, nor does it work in a typical go-to-church-on-Sunday situation. But because we don’t understand the nature of our true habitat, we do […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 22

by admintdc

Part 22 – What Happened To The First Christian Habitat? About 300 years after Pentecost, we got pushed out of our habitat. And now, we are just about the only species on earth, whose almost entire population was cut off from their natural habitat. What happened? 30 AD to 380 AD – Churches met primarily […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 21

by admintdc

Part 21 – The First Century Christian Habitat If we are going to live the highest life, by the life of God Himself, we are going to have to return to the original habitat in which we were intended to live. Unfortunately, what they had in the first three centuries is so foreign to us, […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 20

by admintdc

Part 20 – The Bible Was Written To Communities The focus on community so prevailed in the early Church, that every last book in the New Testament written by Paul, was written to the ecclesia, to a community or communities, not to individuals. They were all addressed to the habitat, not to a single member […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 19

by admintdc

Part 19 – How Can We Live In Christian Community? God designed it so that learning to live by the highest life (God’s Life), was to be a community experience, a “together” experience. So this new species learned how to live by an indwelling Lord, in community. They all joined together constantly in prayer … […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 18

by admintdc

Part 18 – A Look At Our New Habitat – Pt 2 Why Is It So Important To Understand Our New Habitat? If you take away the natural habitat of any species, you will doom that species to extinction. So our survival as new creations in Christ, is dependent on our having a proper habitat. […]

House Church Formation – Part 2

by admintdc

House Church Formation – Part 2 – What Is A House Church? A House Church is a small group of followers of Christ, who take seriously their responsibility for the purposes, practices and rites of Christianity. As such, they will have regular expressions of worship, fellowship, service, evangelism, and ministry, as well as communion, water […]