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God Of Old New Testament
  
God does not change his character, but he does change what he is doing. There is a time for judgment which will come, and there is a dispensation of Gods grace which is now.

Living in this mystery dispensation of grace when God is not pouring out his wrath has confused some people into thinking that God in Christ has changed his character and will never again judge the world.
Let no man deceive you with vain words: for because of these things cometh the wrath of God upon the children of disobedience. Eph 5:6
God


Christ In You
  
Israel will be restored. The covenants of God will be fulfilled. The law is holy, just, and good, and will one day be preached to all nations.
The mystery of Christ affects how salvation is preached. Salvation according to prophecy was through Israel, under the covenants, and accompanied by the law.
The mystery of Christ is how salvation comes to all without Israel, without covenants, and without the law. This hidden wisdom of God in Christ Jesus was kept secret since the world began, but is now made known to all nations .


Is Christmas Pagan
  
Christ never told us the exact day he was born, although you can calculate the month pretty well. Doesnt that bother you when someone hides their birthday just so you wont throw them a party? (Hint: Its not in December.)


Christ In You
  
Paul says there is neither Jew nor Greek today in Christ (Gal 3:28).
The grace of God is now offered freely on the merits of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Instead of becoming part of Israel, Paul announces a new creature, the body of Christ.
Eph 2:15 Having abolished in his flesh the enmity, even the law of commandments contained in ordinances, for to make in himself of twain one new man, so making peace
Out of Jews and Gentiles, Christ made a new man.
We do not know any man after the flesh, whether it is Israel or American or European
2 Cor 5:17 Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away, behold, all things are become new.
Nothing new about Israel


Can Religion Save Me
  
If I remember correctly, RCC and EO have 7 sacraments.
Protestants and Baptists keep 2, I believe.
They have this in common: they are visible or physical actions that are stated to be a means of grace to those involved.
We receive grace through faith in the finished work of Christ, not through religious sacraments.
Since Christ finished the work, there is no more work for us to do.
Our means of grace is not eating a cracker or being dunked in water. (To religions this is sacrilege)
Instead, our means of grace is the cross of Christ.
The sacred things in this dispensation are the words of God, the Lord Jesus Christ, and his work on the cross. All of these things are received by faith not by a ceremony or work.


Christ In You
  
You in Christ concerns what Christ does toward you, Christ in you is what Christ performs in you and through you.
Upon salvation we are not only moved to a new place in Christ as a new creature, but we are changed from the inside out with Christ in us.
We are not placed into Israel, covenant, nor into a religion, but into Christ,as a part of His body, and there by grace.


Can Religion Save Me
  
//Religions have ordained ceremonies and rituals//
But Christianity doesn't.


//Ask Jesus into your heart and you will be saved.//
BCV please


We Need A Church
  
Romans 9-11 has skeletons scattered all over it where people have tried to figure out if the passage applies to the church.
You need to remember the context of the passage. To determine the context, ask these questions:
Who is speaking? (authorship)
To whom are they speaking? (audience)
What are they speaking about? (content)
If Israel is the answer to any of these questions then the passage is not doctrinally applicable to the church today.
Israel has twelve tribes, twelve apostles, the church has one body, one apostle.


Can Religion Save Me
  
If you are a part of a religion you probably receive a few sacraments.
Religions have ordained ceremonies and rituals that give Gods grace to humanity called sacraments. These rituals form the system of works that define the religion.
To the religious, the sacraments are an outward visible sign of an inwardly received grace.
To the casual observer, they are sacred objects used by sacred people in sacred places to provide sacred blessings.

Sacraments are at the heart of all religion, and they have no place in the church, the body of Christ.


How Can I Believe In Jesus
  
Do you believe in resurrection?
The biggest problem facing humanity is death. The solution isn't found in natural power or pill, but in the supernatural power of the gospel of Christs resurrection.
Belief in resurrection testifies to a belief in God, a belief in miracles, and a belief in Jesus Christ.
According to Pauls gospel, without the fact of resurrection then our faith is vain, we are yet in our sins, and there is no hope against death.

if the dead rise not, then is not Christ raised: And if Christ be not raised, your faith is vain, ye are yet in your sins. (1 Cor 15:16-17)


Christ In You
  
Without Christs' Cross work we could not be saved.
Salvation is not offered to us through a chosen nation. According to the great mystery of Christ, this salvation is possible because I am made a member of his body.
Every one who is saved today is a member of the body of Christ, which is now called the church.
In Romans 9-11 Paul talks about who receives Israels promises. Romans 9:6 says that not every Israelite will receive what God promised to Israel.
In other words, there are two Israels. One is the Israel that is seen throughout history that can trace their lineage back to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.
The second is that part of historical Israel who by their faithful obedience to God serve him with circumcised hearts.


Christ In You
  
Many are taught that when one is saved they become a member of Israel, but not the real Israel. Instead, they are taught, that we become part of a spiritual Israel. But is this Biblical? Is God finished with the Israel of the Old Testament?
The spiritual Israel concept is created from a failure to understand the dispensational shift from Gods dealing with Israel to the body of Christ. Many who subscribe to the idea of spiritual Israel, most always teach that Israel was an allegory for the church today, often referred to as the true Israel.


We Need A Church
  
Finding a church is not hard in America. It's finding a "right division" church that is a problem.
It's basic doctrines that you should look for when identifying a new church fellowship?
I wouldn't recommend any recognized denominational church. Surely, there are brothers and sisters in Christ who attend denominational churches, but the mission and beliefs of denominations in the "handbook" is off the mark when it comes to the ministry of the mystery of Christ.


Christ In You
  
The church, which is the body of Christ, composed of Jew and Gentile does not have twelve tribes.
When the Bible talks about twelve tribes, it is not talking about the church of one body (Rom 12:5, Eph 4:4).
What is put in us is not the law in our heart, the power of positive thinking, nor the hope of feelings and healing, but Christ! and Him by faith.
This is the great mystery of Christ and the church. It is our job to come to a knowledge of it, and to make all men see it.

This is a great mystery: but I speak concerning Christ and the church. Eph 5:32


Christ In You
  
Upon salvation we are not only moved to a new place in Christ as a new creature, but we are changed from the inside out with Christ in us.
We are not placed into Israel, covenant, nor into a religion, but into Christ! ,,, and there by grace.


Eastern Orthodoxy Roman Catholic
  
//Why should I convert to Eastern Orthodoxy or Roman Catholicism?//
Denominations mean nothing
Without Christ giving his body to die for our sins and raising his body from the dead, we could not be saved.
This salvation is not offered to us through a chosen denomination, nation, an anointed priest, or a special covenant.
According to the mystery of Christ, this salvation is possible because we are made a member of his body. (Eph 3:6)
Every one who is saved today is a member of the body of Christ, which is now called the church.


Under The Law Of Tithing
  
As Jesus in Matt 19 speaks to the pharisees, he speaks of the believing Nation of Israel.
God has gone on record in the Bible as covenanting with only one Nation.
(Psalm 33:12)
To find out the blessed and chosen nation we need to skip to the end of Psalm to find out (Psalm 135:4 Psalm 147:19-20)
Gods covenants were always made with Israel. It is doctrinally devious to usurp the unique position of Israel, created by God, for a nation created merely by men.
It's common for evangelicals to call America the my people in 2 Chron. 7:14, and make the church today the holy nation of 1 Peter 2:9 and Exodus 19:6.


Under The Law Of Tithing
  
//Jesus took the kingdom away from Israel and gave to a people who would produce fruit. Matt 21:41-46.//
The verse says"The kingdom of God shall be taken from you, and given to a nation bringing forth the fruits thereof."
What Nation do you suppose he was speaking of?


We Need A Church
  
God does not require that we attend church to gain favor with Him. However, he does command us to study His word. The best place to learn about the Scriptures and sound doctrine is by studying within the congregation of saints of a properly functioning assembly.
Look for an assembly near you which has heard of the dispensation of grace or Jesus Christ according to the revelation of the mystery.
God has provided the Word of God for us today. Open up your Bible and start studying daily.



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