Posts Tagged ‘Assembly’

5 Habits of Grown-Up Believers in a Grown-Up Congregation (1 Tim 3:14-15)

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

What does a mature local church look like? How does it conduct itself? What is expected of a believer? 1 Timothy 3:14-15 gives very detailed instructions on what mature believers in a mature church look like.

“These things I write to you, though I hope to come to you shortly; but if I am delayed, I write so that you may know how you ought to conduct yourself in the house of God, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and ground of the truth.” (1 Timothy 3:14-15)

What Are We Here For? God’s Plan for Northridge (Ephesians 4:11-16)

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

What are God’s plans for Northridge Baptist Church as a local assembly? Ephesians 4:11-16 gives God’s specific direction and intention for a local body of believers. Notes only.

Review of Basic Discipline #5: Committed Gathering

Friday, June 10th, 2011

Gathering together as believers is not only good to do, but essential. We need to gather, and others need us to gather.

Basic Discipline #5: Committed Gathering (Series Summary)

Friday, July 2nd, 2010

We take a final look at our Committed Gathering discipline. What blessing! What responsibility!

Basic Discipline #5: Committed Gathering – When NOT to Gather

Sunday, June 20th, 2010

Do you know that we are commanded NOT to gather with some believers under certain circumstances? God desires this to protect the body and to encourage repentance.

Basic Discipline #5: Committed Gathering – Committed Gathering Engages Us (Part 2)

Sunday, May 30th, 2010

We continue to look at the many “one anothers” that we are privileged to share with our local assembly, and that require our assembling together to perform.

Basic Discipline #5: Committed Gathering – Committed Gathering Places Us

Sunday, May 16th, 2010

As a discipline, committed gathering with a local body of believers not only prompts us to spiritual maturity and growth, and protects us from the deceitfulness of sin, but it also provides us a God-given place of belonging.

Safety of the Saints: Committed Gathering Protects Us

Sunday, May 9th, 2010

Assembling together with a local body of believers is for the mutual benefit of one another. It is also necessary to keep us safe. We each NEED the church to help guard us from the deception that sin brings. We need others to help us see our blind side!

Basic Discipline #5: Committed Gathering – Assembling Is More Than Getting Together

Sunday, May 2nd, 2010

We take a deep look at Hebrews 10:24-25 and find out that “doing church” involves much more than just attending a church service.

Basic Discipline #5: Committed Gathering – What the Church IS…

Monday, April 26th, 2010

We look at 7 characteristics of a local assembly (church). Not just any group is a “church,” but only those that exist for the reasons that God gives, and that function in the way that God defines.