Why We Are Christ's Independent Baptist Church
Sermon in a Sentence: Christ's Independent Baptist Church is the church of Jesus Christ through and through.
What is a church?
Ecclesia- lit. "called out ones"
a) Salvation b) Assembly
I. Christ is the Founder of the Church
II. Christ is the Foundation of the Church
(1 Pet. 2.6;1 Cor. 3.11;Eph. 2.20)
C. Christ is the Former of the Church
(1 Pet. 2.5)
- A. He is Building the Church Numerically (Acts 2.47)
- B. He is Building the Church Spiritually (2 Pet. 3.18)
He has promised us His triumph over the gates of hell!