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Do Christians Have To Go To Church

You believe in God and are a born again Christian, but don't go to church. Are you saved or not?

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I guess it depends on the church. I don't think it's uncommon for people in SOME churches to share like this. But these questions are not usually the stuff of after-service greetings.

Some churches have small groups during the week or Sunday evenings that share in this way... Sometimes it takes some searching to find one where you can easily get involved with people or ministry. Some churches are just not friendly.

Guess you can always start a Bible Study of your own at work or where you live. Maybe you have already done that!
---Donna66 on 10/18/09

One should want to share Christ and be shared to, however, at "church" that virtually never happens.

Maybe becaus eyo are expecting it to happen only at the church service and not in you general relationships with other Christians both from that congregation and others?
---alan8566_of_uk on 10/19/09

Donna, that "hunger" is why going to the institutionalized church doesn't work for me. One should want to share Christ and be shared to, however, at "church" that viturally never happens.
When was the last time at an institutionalized congregation did someone ask, "How are you doing in Christ?" "What is Christ teaching you this week or today?"
Usually, people graciously greet one another and that's about it.
Yes, a believer should want to share and grow in Christ, "church" is weak in this area.
---Rod4Him on 10/18/09

In addition to what bob6749 wrote 7/25/05. The Lord Jesus came to a church that has lost direction totally, HE suffered much to save us today but Jesus was not attending by human-rules. Do not forsake the assembling of other God's children. God can use you to encourage others in the assembly to be better, though you may suffer some things as well Matt.10:24-25.
---Adetunji on 10/18/09

No one but God can say who is, or is not, saved. But one who claims to be a Christian, yet has no interest in going to where He can learn more about the Bible and meet with others who love the Lord...may not actually be a Christian. This does not necessarily have to be a "church".

One of the hallmarks of the new life in Christ is a hunger, a longing, for more of God's Word. Also there is a desire to share with others who have experienced the New Birth.
---Donna66 on 10/16/09

In order to "enter by the door", we need to let all of our spiritual needs be met by the outer temple so that we will have GODLY SPIRITUALITY, but people have always chosen to have 'the spirituality of man' instead and attend BUILDINGS and be 'climbing sheep"...

John 10:1
"he who does not enter the sheepfold by the door but climbs in by another way, that man is a thief and a robber".

Jesus established the new worship temple in the three days from crucifixion to resurrection...

John 10:19 and 21
"three days"...."He was speaking of the temple of His body".

Each of us is the inner temple (1 Corinthians 3:16 and 6:19).
---more_excellent_way on 10/16/09

If by church you mean the building with a spire, and always on a Sunday morning, then going to church is not a pre-requisite.
Church can be anywhere, at any time. It's where followers of Jesus meet to enjoy each others company in the company of their Master.
---Adam on 10/14/09

Steveng, online research, however it's done doesn't speak for "all" or "most" Christian church congregations validating your judgment of what they are all about. The Word of God should be our ultimate source and it speaks of churches quite often in the New Testament, no matter how anyone may distort how God speaks to his people, and we should "not forsake the assembling of ourselves together as the manner of some is." I'll take HIs Word over any "online research" or people's opinions anyday!
---theresa on 9/2/08

theresa: "Steveng, in your answer to the blog on 08/26/08 you talked about doing online research. A lot of online research is based on statistics and surveys."

On the contrary, the vast majority of online research is "how to" information. Your statement shows how much you don't know about online research. If you did an online search for "statistics and surveys" you come up with about 160 million hits. If you did an online search for "how to" you would come up with about 4 trillion hits. Which dome out to 4 percent for "statistics and surveys." That's how you use stats. ,)
---Steveng on 9/2/08

Steveng, in your answer to the blog on 08/26/08 you talked about doing online research. A lot of online research is based on statistics and surveys. Being honest, there are probably a few million Christian churches,(including denominational and non-denominational) in the USA. All of the research you base your opinions on couldn't possibly be based on continuous observance of all church services in the country. Jesus is the head of the church worldwide and the instructions tell us "not to forsake the assembling of ourselves together as the manner of some is" in Hebrews chapter 10. Churches, (of which you judge by online research) are places of worship and there are some good ones where Jesus is exalted and Christians come together!
---theresa on 8/29/08

theresa: "Basic generalizations based on statistics and man-made surveys are not our guide. Jesus Christ is Lord and the Bible is our guide! You will either believe Him and assemble yourself with other believers or continue to search out man-made statistical surveys to excuse feeling superior to most other Christians."

What are you talking about? Who's saying anything about stats and surveys?
---Steveng on 8/28/08

Steveng, as you grow and mature in the Lord you will find that surveys and statistics are not what God based His Word on. "Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together as the manner of some is" is the instruction and not legalistic rule from the Lord, but it doesn't take away from our all-wise, all knowing God telling us this. Basic generalizations based on statistics and man-made surveys are not our guide. Jesus Christ is Lord and the Bible is our guide! You will either believe Him and assemble yourself with other believers or continue to search out man-made statistical surveys to excuse feeling superior to most other Christians.
---theresa on 8/28/08

The Church of Jesus Christ is NOT a building, whether it's someone's house or a huge commercial-type structure. WE are the Church, the ecclesia, the congregation. Salvation STARTS with spiritual renewal--John 3:3 and Romans 10:9, 10--so we can first SEE the Kingdom (not the Church). It CONTINUES with renewing our minds and presenting our bodies as living sacrifices, proving what is good and acceptable in His eyes (Romans 12:1,2). It CULMINATES when we are completely set apart from wickedness and given completely over to God (1 Thessalonians 5:23). Part of that process is assembling together with other believers, but let's not get it twisted--if you say you "go to" Church, you cannot BE the Church. How can you go to yourself??
---Sean on 8/28/08


I was speaking more to the basic question of this blog (that is, can someone not go to church and still be saved?)

The exhortation to not forsake assembling together is not a specific commandment, in that it does not mandate any specific schedule or frequency of meeting - just that people shouldn't forsake them. It's man-made religion that imposes such additional burdens (such as Holy Days of Obligation, etc.)
---StrongAxe on 8/27/08

theresa: "I already said it could be from "house to house" as mentioned in the book of Acts as well as in a church."

I've attended many home churches throughout North America that are offshoots of denominational churches. They are nothing more than miniservies of the Sunday church and are a detriment to the Christian's maturity. Today's mainline denominational churches are a product of Satan having their own traditions, ways of living, and interpretations of the Bible. They provide services having nothing to do with Christian growth. If you are truly sincere about your Christian growth, I suggest doing an online search for the benefits of home churches that do not belong to denominational churches.
---Steveng on 8/27/08

Eloy, God knew the "end from the beginning" of time when he had Hebrews chapter 10 written where the instructions are "not forsaking the assembling of yourselves together as the manner of some is" and He meant what HE said. God doesn't want us to be in our little self-made islands with the refrigerator and other distractions always possible to interfere with our collective worship and hearing of the Word of God together. To say all churches are demonic is a blatant lie since you haven't been to all of them.
---theresa on 8/27/08

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Strong Axe, born-again believers who are to assemble ourselves together don't need a prerequisite for salvation because they are already saved, nor in any answer on this blog I've given indicate this. After we receive Jesus Christ as Saviour and we are born again, we are "not to forsake the assembling of ourselves together as the manner of some is" as stated in Hebrews chapter 10!
---theresa on 8/27/08

Steveng, I already said it could be from "house to house" as mentioned in the book of Acts as well as in a church. I can't speak for what "most" people do as you can't because you don't know most people as I don't. However, there are more services available for assembling together than Sunday morning services. It's up to us to come out and serve and worship at these services if time allows at all. The Word of God stands for itself. We choose to believe it or obey it or not.
---theresa on 8/27/08


It is true that the Bible encourages believers to assemble with one another, nowhere does it make doing so a prerequisite for salvation.
---StrongAxe on 8/27/08

theresa: "Steven, honestly how many Christians will regularly assemble together in..."

The majority of denominational churches are open a couple of hours a week. The majority of Christians attend only these hours and live the rest of the time in their own little worlds. In the end times many Christians will fall from the faith because love will wax cold. For Christians to stay on the road to the Kingdom of God, they must meet on a daily basis so that they don't get snared by Satan's activities today. A little reseach will show that home based churches will better prepare Christians than denominational churches. Also do an online Bible search for "one another" and "each other" and compare to your church.
---Steveng on 8/26/08

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Church does not save, Christ does. And the Lord knows why you do not go to church, he knows if all the local churches are synagogues of satan, or wehther there are no Christian churches in your area: or if there is some other circumstance which prevents you from attending a church. If you cannot make it to church, there are some christian programs on the radio and on the television that you can join in on if you have one.
---Eloy on 8/25/08

Steven, honestly how many Christians will regularly assemble together in the park,(weather permitting), or other than church locations to worship together, pray and hear the pastor preach??? Of course, salvation is of the Lord, but as in the church at Corinth, Thessalonica, Ephesus, etc. in the new testament the Christians came together, or rather assembled themselves together on a regular basis whether or not as of that time it was from "house to house", as mentioned in the book of Acts or in a church, it was a
regular place of worship. There are many members with different gifts to come together as Christ ordained.
---theresa on 8/25/08

theresa: "Hebrews chapter 10, verse 25 says "Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together,..."

Living and refraining from sinning is a 24/7 job, not just fortyfive minutes on Sunday. We must grow daily and fellowship daily as the Bible says.

"King David says, "I was glad when they said unto me, Let us go into the house of the Lord.""

The OT had temples, but the NT says "WHEREVER two or more are gathered in my name..." could be the park, one's home, or at a local cafe.
---Steveng on 8/24/08

Hebrews chapter 10, verse 25 says "Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as the manner of some is, but exhorting one another: and so much the more, as ye see the day approaching." King David in the Old Testament says, "I was glad when they said unto me, Let us go into the house of the Lord." To be the one body we are in Christ Jesus, according as it is written in I Corinthians chapter 12, we should assemble ourselves together on one accord and worship, hear the Word and allow our gifts to edify one another.
---theresa on 8/18/08

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We are to fellowship one with another, so that we may all be built up in the faith. We come together, to worship our Lord & Savior, Jesus Christ, because we love him, not because we are forced to come out of condemnation. We are to be led by the Spririt of the Living God, and not by the dictates of man.
---gayla on 8/17/08

What foolish ideas. How can a person GO to church when Christians ARE the church, not a building, a non-profit corporation, or a denomination having it's own traditions, ways of living, and bible interpretations. This concept of 'going to church' is manufactured by Satan - the greatest deception of all time. There is no harmony among all the different denomination, but Christians bicker about whose church is better. Do an online Bible search for "one another" and "each other" and compare these to your church. You are just another face in the crowd at your church. If you are truly serious about staying on the path to the Kingdom of God, then I suggest researching the benefits of joining or starting your own home church.
---Steveng on 8/15/08

Jesus ALWAYS said to give it unto the poor,
for when you have done it unto one of these of mine you have done it unto me.
It's a wonderful thing to know you have done it for & to the Lord.

The assembly of believers is a good thing,
however, it's what one does when their assembled that matters!
---Duane_Dudley_Martin on 8/15/08

-->If I'm not going to church where or what am i to do with my tithe? and if we just gather as a home group or fellowship where should the tithe go?<--
---chris on 8/13/08

The church is universal, so as the bride of Christ, any money given to any Christian work all goes to the same place. It is all for God. I give part of my tithe to the Salvation Army and to World Vision to support the poor in 3rd world countries. In the OT a full 1/3 of the tithe went to feed the poor and widows. The freewill offering is superior to the tithe, so nothing says that a full 10% is owed to the local church anyway. OT tithes were food only, and not everyone was required to tithe.
---obewan on 8/14/08

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If I'm not going to church where or what am i to do with my tithe? and if we just gather as a home group or fellowship where should the tithe go?
---chris on 8/13/08

Church attendance has no direct bearing on salvation. You can still be an obedient believer on a deserted island.

However a biblically righteous life will incorporate periodic fellowship with other believers.

Caveat: The bible instructs us to observe the Sabbath, but it does not instruct us to attend a traditional church every Sunday & Wednesday to be a good believer. Though there are many who will try to guilt you into doing so.
---AG on 9/28/07

yeah the early church sense of community and worship is one of those things the vast unchurched dont take literally here I have seen. Personal interpretation is soooo darn convenient isn't it?
---alexia on 9/28/07

The early creeds support the importance of church: "I believe in the holy catholic church (notice the small "c")" God established a covenant with his PEOPLE, and then kept both sides! God works through groups, not just individuals. Chuch involvment is not necessary for salvation but it is the natural outgrowth of a Christian walk.
---bartel on 9/28/07

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I got saved and the mormons came to the door - I was already saved so their false doctrine couldn't quench the Spirit. I wonder about those that get soaked in false doctrine first though - it seems to deaden their senses.

catheirne - I had stopped going to church for a few years and I grew in the Lord - but my own family stopped coming to the Lord. 3 months after I returned to church - one of my sisters came to Christ. My niece recommitted her life and her kids got baptized in the Holy Spirit.
---Andrea on 9/28/07

You are saved by faith. You are not save by church attendance. In fact if you choose the wrong church and learn false beliefs, you may follow that church to HELL. It is important to know your Bible and choose church wisely. It is also important to fellowship with other Christians. We are not intended to stand as isolates. We are a body in Christ to minister to one another and to grow in Christ for Gods glory. Try to find fellowship to feed you the word and where you can serve others for God.:)
---splaa6685 on 9/28/07

If you are born-again you are saved. Get rid of all false preachers, teachers, hypocrites that are permeating the church of today. Who wants to go and listen to half truths. I loved church noone kicked me out except God.
---catherine on 9/27/07

I would question ones desire. When a person first becomes born again, God puts a desire in their heart to want to go to church. To want to fellowship with other Christians. If they do not have this desire I would question their Salvation.
---Rebecca_D on 9/27/07

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I live in Georgia, but my Church is in Akron, Ohio. Ernest Angley Ministries is a Jesus Worldwide Outreach that I know is reaching the lost and preaching the Word of God without compromise. They receive my Tithes and Offerings. My Church comes to me via TV on Sunday morning.

Jesus loves you!
---Mr._Graham on 9/5/07

While fellowship with other believers is encouraged, it is nowhere mentioned as essential to salvation.

(Other than maybe the Roman Catholic sin making it a mortal sin to skip Mass - but there is certainly no scriptural commandment to that effect).
---Mark on 9/5/07

You are still saved even if you do not attend church. In fact,if you attend the wrong church,your salvation could be jepordized by false doctrine. Christian fellowship and growth is so important that it cannot be emphasized enough as part of the sanctification process so I would encourage you to find some type of outlet where you can have this experience.Please find a home fellowship group or good church.
---jody_martin on 9/5/07

Why would you not want to be with fellow believers? The writer of Hebrews says in Hebrews 10:25 Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as the manner of some is, but exhorting one another: and so much the more, as ye see the day approaching.

It may not be a commandment but I certainly think you should in obedience.
---denna7667 on 9/4/07

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You can be saved and not go to church but I would doubt this person's witness and testimony. They are in danger of Hellfire and of backsliding, if they don't get it straight. Church is very necessary for our Christian growth. Sitting at home watching televangelists and reading the Word is ok, but is not enough, to keep growing. We need to give time, money and service to our churches also. Read Hebrews 10:25 for instance.
---Robyn on 9/4/07

It won't damage your "born again experience," but it may damage your Christian growth. As an illustration, start a charcoal fire, than set one of the hot coals off to itself. What happens? The same is true for the Christian who nelects the fellowhip of other Christians. Read Hebrew 10:23-24
---Ray on 9/1/07

Troy-- I really loved your answer. So true. I know that we are not suppose to have communion with unbelievers. There is a scripture.
---catherine on 3/23/07

When God inspired Paul to write "forsake not the assembling of yourselves together", I can assure that he did was not referring to what we call churches today. Most of todays churches have been founded by man not God. They pervert the gospel by adding their own traditions and rules to it. Therefore they are not the "yourselves" that God was speaking of. You had better make sure you are not assembling with such a group.
---Troy on 3/22/07

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I understand circumstances doesn't let people go to church. but if they are able they should go. Instead they give excuse after excuse why they can't go. But an excuse is a skim off of a lie.
---Rebecca_D on 3/15/07

some christians don't go to church because they have been so hurt, but a born again believer will have a zeal for fellowship with other believers. God commands us to be a body of believers not forsaking the assembleing of ourselves together with other believers.
---shira_5965 on 3/15/07

We ARE the church, the "ecclesia", the "called-out ones." Where 2 or 3 are gathered there He is in the midst of them. He's also here when I'm by myself, because He lives in me-His temple. The members of His church, His Body, have great need of gathering together so that they can build each other up to stay the course and to continue to seek His will for their lives and so that as we love each other the world will know that He has come.
---Patti on 11/5/05

what do you mean by "christian"? One who believes in God? Satan believes in God. Having a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and having accepted Him as your Lord and Savior is born again. Why wouldn't you want to go to church? The fellowship, the praise and worship, feeling the annionting of the Holy Spirit fall upon you. Getting Fed!! If you didnt eat food everyday, you would grow weak. The same holds true for spiritual food. The longer you go without it, the weaker you become.
---cyndi on 7/29/05

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Reuben :You are absolutely Right but with a small correction HIS church.
---Emcee on 7/29/05

Pierr- Since GOD created the Heavens and the Earth on the first day, Jesus rose on the first day it made since for the early christians to honor the new day. Jesus himself said I make all things new, he did not come to abolish the law but to fulfilled which he did on the day he rose!
---ruben on 7/26/05

Te5665-( If going to church could save us, then Christ would never have had to die, AMEN) In John 6: 53-54 "Truly, truly, I say to you, unless you eat the flesh of the Son of man and drink his blood, you have NO LIFE IN YOU, he who eats my flesh and drinks my blood has ETERNAL LIFE, and I will raise him up at the last day. Where can you eat and drink unless you are at a CHURCH!
---ruben on 7/26/05


Matthew 22:36"Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?" 37Jesus replied: " 'Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.'[b] 38This is the first and greatest commandment. 39And the second is like it: 'Love your neighbor as yourself.'[c] 40All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments."
---Madison on 7/25/05

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Matt.16:18, Lke.6:47-48, I Cor.10:1-4. The (d)evil one always tries immitating God.

God used Adam, the (d)evil one used the serpent, God chose the nation Israel, satan chose Magog, God used Christ, satan will use the anti-christ, God chose His Church, satan has his church(es).

Individual and corporate vessels are used to carry out Plans! Why did [The Son of] God need a body [vessel] to complete His plan for us? GET ALL YOU CAN WHILE YOU CAN! God Bless & Maranatha.
---bob_[Elishama] on 7/25/05

Acts 17:24 says that God does not dwell in temples made with man's hands. Are we not the Body/Bride/Church of Christ. We are the church. The word said do not forsake the assembling, but it does not say where. Study of the scriptures tells us how many..where 2 or 3 gather together in His name, He IS in the midst. If going to church could save us, then Christ would never have had to die, AMEN!
---te5665 on 7/25/05

Conc: Col 2:16-17< The Bible is clear on the question of Sabbath observance. It was introduces at Creation GEN 2;1-3. jESUS OBSRVED IT! LK 4:16.Paul observed it! Acts 13:42-44 and it will be observed in heaven. Isah 66:22-23.
Note; there are 2 kinds of Sabaths: A. THE SABBATH day of rest, set aside by God as a special day for worship-part of the 10 commandments and B the sabbaths, feast days, part of the ceremonial laws abolshed when Christ died on the cross. BUT GOD'S LAW IS PERMANENT!
---Pierr7958p on 7/25/05

Concerning: Acts 20:7
This meeting took place deuring THE DARK PART OF THE FIRS TDAY OF THE WEEK. Since the dark part preceded the light part in Bible times (Gen 1:5) this meeting is in fact a Sabbth night meeting, after Paul spent the whole Sabbath worshipping with them as was his custom. See Acts 13:42-44. TO BE CONT.
---Pierr7958 on 7/25/05

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Pierr- A Seven-Day believer. In Act 20:7,1 Cor 16:2,Colossians 2:16-17, and Rev 1:10 . They started to meet in the first day of the week!
---ruben on 7/25/05

Cliff-(Nowhere in scripture did God command the building of synagogs or churches(buildings)) God told Solomon to built him a temple, Jesus is found at age twelve at the temple and Jesus got upset at people who made the house of GOD(TEMPLE) into a house of thieves and he ran them out!!!
---ruben on 7/25/05

Madison-Luke18;19- "No one is good except God alone. You know the COMMANDMENTS: Do not commit adultery: Do not commit murder: Do not accuse anyone falsely: respect your mother and father.
---ruben on 7/25/05

If your salvation is scriptural, you're saved, assembling with believers by choice. Heb.10:24-25. Donkey's in a horse race are still donkey's, but it's still a horse's race! Everyone going to church are'nt "saved", but it's still a place for believer's to assemble. I Cor.9:24-27, Heb.12:1-2.
Alcohol spirits draw to the bar scene(s), feeding one's spirit with God's Word(s) draws me to "The Church Scene"! Jesus did, we should too! Be Encouraged! Lke.4:1(13-24).
---bob6749_[Elishama] on 7/25/05

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One does not need a church to "assemble" together! Each church(denomination) has it's own "creed" In order to be comfortable there you need to subscribe to it's set of "beliefs" I see it as "packaged " religion!
---1st_cliff on 7/24/05

Bible; forsake not the assembling of yourseves as is the manner of some.That's a warning against staying out of church /gathering of believers.I don't know how a born again Jesus saved Christian wouldn't want to go hear the Word of God and have the fellowship of others of like precious faith.Diamonds are polished by getting the rough edges smoothed off,so are Christians.We can learn from others experiences too.You don't have to go to church to have God near, but go to church to grow nearer to God.
---Darlene_1 on 7/24/05

Ruben: I would like to see the verses where Jesus said we have to obey all the commandments. Please show me them.
---Madison on 7/24/05

You state correctly that Jesus observed the 7th Sabbath (Saturday) then you added that you go to church on Sunday. Why are you not following His example? Just wondering!
---Pierr7958 on 7/24/05

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Nowhere in scripture did God command the building of synagogs or churches(buildings)The temple was built at man's request,but no one was allowed to go inside exept the high-priest and then only once a year! The pagans had "temples" who coppied who?
---1st_cliff on 7/24/05

I don't go to church anymore because my wife won't go with me. She used to go but the last church we went to together was really not following the word right. I love the Lord and I pray every day, I read His Word every day and I fellowship with other christians out of church. I also do works unto the Lord and I love it. I still miss going to church though.
---JP on 7/24/05

Hello- Jesus told us to follow the commanments, one of the commanments is the keep sabbath holy, he himself went to the synagogue on the sabbath. We also must go to church on sunday, he also said 'Take this all of you this is my body and also his blood, where can you eat and drink except in a church! As a Catholic for us to miss Church is a sin because of the 10 Commandments...
---ruben on 7/24/05

Churching is a good thing, and there is power in numbers. But church does not make a Christian, just as a garage does not create a car.
---Eloy on 7/24/05

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One of the fundemental and most important principles of Christiaanity is that we are SAVED IN THE BODY OF CHRIST, which is another name for the church. Acts 2 the Bible says that the Lord added to the church daily such as should be saved. So when you become baptized you become part of Christ's body as you enter the church. Con: God wants us in church with others of same faith/beliefs to help one another and to makes accountable to one another.
---Pierr7958 on 7/23/05

Being a "saved" involves having a personal relationship with your Heavenly Father, not on works such as attending church. The idea of meeting together is so we can encourage each other (Hebrews 10:25). It's much easier to stay on track with the Lord when you are part of a group that inspires you and helps you grow in the Lord. But it's a suggestion, not a commandment.
---DoryLory on 7/23/05

You don't HAVE TO do anything BUT God commands us not to give up on meeting with fellow believers to be of support and encouragement to the community.
Your chances of not respecting God's wisdom means to me that in isolation you would very likely become an easy prey for thr devil.
---Pierr7958 on 7/23/05

You are saved, just not obedient. God's word tells us to read His word, pray, and meet with our fellow believers. I pray that you be convicted of this, or whoever you are writing this about will be convicted of this.
---zoe on 7/23/05

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Is it that simple?

I'd say no alot more simple indeed.

The true question is are you're sins forgiven and do you know that as a matter of fact.

If they are then you've received the Holy Spirit, and God lives within you, teaching you guiding you and helping you.

That's salvation.
I was at my bedside when I received the Holy Spirit. Church helps you but doesn't save anyone.
---Pharisee on 7/23/05

you should have church one kind or another.
NO you don't HAVE to attend any church, God gives us freewill to choose.
However if we fellowship with other believers then you can grow in Gods word more effeciantly then alone.We attend a homechurch with 10 other families its nice,w/o the "big church" feeling
---candice on 7/23/05

By what law must a Christian go to church? Will any church do? Christ has made us free from the law, so way would one want to be put under the law again. I can learn more following 2 timothy 2:15 principle, than going to a lot of the churches around here. It is more important with what we put our faith.
---geraa7578 on 7/23/05

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