Church or Community?

Never was the Church meant to be an extension of the community, or a service provider, but a whole new, genuine, community. If we look at the “blueprints” found in the Bible we see that Christians are called out from the world around them to be a separate, holy, people of God. It is only when we are separated to God that we will be of any use to the world around us, but by being tied to our surrounding influences we are useless to God and Man. Each of us has a choice, and each church has a choice: Do we want to just be a temporary shelter for the poorer, or a religious watering hole for the richer; or are we willing to be the Body of the living Christ here on Earth?

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