"Grace is not a magic pill that changes God’s laws to suit what we think they ought to say." —Phil Sanders
He who will not discipline himself will be disciplined by others, be it government or the church. "Severe discipline is for the one who abandons the way; the one who hates reproof will die" Pro 15.10 NET.
The minute you believe the church has a name, you have denominationalized it. There is but one church. Christ did not give it a name nor a set of names.
Possibly, more Christians sin by wasting time than any other sin. What are you doing to "make every minute count"? Ep 5.16 CEV.
"Peter preached, those who heard were moved in their hearts, and received the word (2:41). This is the first point to notice; without receiving (accepting) the preached word, salvation won’t result." —Ron Thomas, "Salvation"
One of the greatest secrets to a full and successful life is gratitude. And gratitude is knowing who to thank.