A Canadian study of Mainline Protestant churches has found that ministries that promote conservative teachings and a literal interpretation of the Bible are more successful in growing their membership than liberal churches.
Jesus called the church into being at His first appearance to His disciples after He rose from the dead. He completed His mission, but the
God works according to patterns. All through Scripture we find these templates, like rehearsals of scenes that are played out in the NewTestament. Paul calls
We sometimes have a hard time believing the extraordinary. Even as people of faith, we sometimes have limits to what we are willing to believe.