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50 Scriptural Landmarks & Membership of God's Chruch. 

  1. God's church is His Family into which all the saved are born, added or spiritual baptised into. Ephesians 3:14, 15; I Corinthains 12:13, 18, 27; Acts 2:47
  2. Chruch membership, scriptually speaking, is a DIVINE WORK, and no one can enter but the SAVED. St John 3:3-7, 10:9, 16; Acts 2:41, 47. note a: As to the relationship of THE BODY OF CHRIST AND THE CHURCH. Compare I Corinthians 12:13, 18, 27; Colossians 1:18; 2:19; Ephesians 1:22, 23. Note b. As to the relationship of THE CHURCH, and THE KINGDOM, see Matthew 16:18, 19; Colossians 1:12, 13; Mark 9:1; Matthew 16:28. Thus we see THE CHURCH IS THE GOSPEL PHASE OF THE KINGDOM.
  3. To join, serve or worship in, or become a member of any other body or church than that entered through DIVINE means is spiritual uncleanness. I Thessalonians 4:3-7; adultery, Ephesians 1:30; I Corinthians 6:15-17, see Revelation 17:5.
  4. Because all the primitive saints were members of NO OTHER, I Cor. 12: 13, 18, 27. Example I Cor. 1:2, 11:20-22; II Cor. 1:1,2; aCTS 2:41, 47, 20:28
  5. It is the only church FOUNDED BY JESUS CHRIST. Matthew 16:18; Ephesians 2:19-22
  6. It is the only church that has a DIVINE FOUNDATION. I Corinthians 3:11, Compare Isaiah 28:16
  7. It is the only one CHRIST NAMED. St. John 17:11, 12, compare Isaiah 56:5, 62:2
  8. It is the only one JESUS BUILT. Hebrew 3:6; Mathew 16:18 Notice: "The gates of hell shall not prevail against IT." Mathew 16:18.
  9. It is the only church we find in the bible local or universal. Acts 20:28. Revelation 1:4; (Asia is a continent consisting of many cities, towns and villages; Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamos, etc.) Acts 20:28; II Cor.11:28
  10. The only one BUILT OF LIVELY (living) STONES. I Peter 2:5; Ephesians 2:19-21.
  11. the only church LED OF GOD'S SPIRIT. Romans 8:14; St. John 16:13
  12. It is the only church FREE FROM HERETICAL TEACHING and DOCTRINE OF MEN. I Timothy 3:15; Galatians 5:18, example: I Tim. 4:1; I Cor. 11:18-19
  13. It is the only church that has NO SINNERS IN IT. St. John 10:9; Acts 2:47; Romans 8:1-4; compare Isaiah 4:3; 35:8, 9; I John 3:9
  14. The only one christian believers can hold membeship in and be FREE FROM HERESY and the SIN OF DIVISION. I Tim. 3:15; I Cor. 6:15-20. read revelation 17:5, 14: 9-12
  15. The only church we can be a member of and avoid the sin of SPIRITUAL FORNICATION, ADULTERY AND IDOLATRY. I Cor. 11:2; I Cor. 6:15-20. Read Revelation 17:5; 14:9-12.
  16. The only church cleansed by the word of God. Ephesians 5:26. compare Hebrew 2:11; I Peter 1:22; St. John 15:3; 17:17
  17. The only church which death cannot take you out. Note: All its members are death proof. St. John 5:24, 4:26, 3:36 See also I John 3:14
  18. The only church HEADED BY CHRIST. Colossians 1:18; Ephesians 1:22, 23; 4:15; 5:23 etc.
  19. The only church whose HEADQUARTERS ARE IN HEAVEN. Hebrew 12:22-24; Ephesians 1:20-23
  20. The only BLOOD BOUGHT CHURCH. Acts 20:28; I Peter 1:18.
  21. The only one HELL-PROOF. Matthew 16:18; I Cor. 15:55-57
  22. The only one in which there are no big "I's" and little "U's". "One is your master even Christ, and all ye are brethern" - Jesus. Matthew 23:8
  23. The only church in which one can receive the promise of The Spirit. See Acts 20:32, Compare I Cor. 1:2, gal. 3:14, 22; Acts 1:8; 5:32
  24. The only one DIVINELY ORGANIZED. I Cor. 12:8-11, 18; Eph. 4:7-13
  25. It is the only church where the Saved saints have NO RESPECT OF PERSON. Romans 2:11; 10:12; Gal. 3:26-29, Compare James 2:1-10. See prophecy Isaiah 11:6-9, example Acts 2:1, 44; 4:32, 33; 10:34, 35.
  26. The only church that does not join SAINTS and SINNERS TOGETHER. St John 10:9, see II Cor. 6:14-18; St. John 3:5-7.
  27. The only church that sinners cannot JOIN "Ye must be born again". St. John 3:7; see Psalm 87:5,6. Note: The church is God's family, named after Him. Ephesians 3:14, 15; St. ohn 17:11, as predicted in Isaiah 56:5:62:2. The Lord does not bear rule over those who are not called by His name. See Isaiah 63:19.
  28. The Church of God when normal, membership is one with each other, with God, and with Jesus Christ. Romans 12:4, 5; St. John 17:11; Acts 2:41, 47; I Cor. 12:12-27; Ephesians 4:12-16.
  29. The only church where the members have love one to another. St. John 13:34, 35, work and worship together in peace and love. Read and compare I Cor. 3:9; II Cor. 6:1; Philippians 1:27; example, Acts 2:44; 4:31, 32 predicted in Isaiah 11:6-9. Note: saints in light who love God are not guilty of worshipping the dragon, beast nor his image. Rev. 14:9; 16:13; St. John 4:23, 24
  30. The only church that is fulfilling prohecy of calling God's people together in oneness. Ephesians 1:10; 4:13; Matthews 13:30, as predicted in Ezekiel 34:11,12
  31. The only church that will be FOUND TOGETHER at the end of the world. Read and compare Ephesians 1:10; Rev. 20:9; Matthew 13:30. Last clause. See also Ezekiel 34:11, 12; compare Ezekiel 34:5-9. Rev. 20:9
  32. The only church contending for the ORIGINAL FAITH once delivered to the saints. Read and compare Jude 3; Colossians 1:23. Example: II Tim. 4:7; Rev. 2:13; Read II Cor. 13:5; Compare I Cor. 16:13
  33. The only church that teaches its members to OBSERVE ALL THINGS AS COMMANDED OF THE LORD. Matthew 28:20; James 2:10; Compare Deut. 6:24, 25; Joshua 23:6. See psalms 19:7
  34. The only Church which has a DIVINE LAW. I Cor. 9:21; James 2:8, Romans 8:1-4; Gal. 6:2
  35. The only church THIEVES AND ROBBERS CAN'T ENTER, even though they may have deceptive means of CLIMBING UP. St. John 9, 10; I Cor 6:9, 10
  36. The only church consisting of ALL THE SAVED. Acts 20:23; Matthew 12:30. See last clause of Matthew 13:30; Isaiah 4:3; 60:21
  37. It is the GATEWAY FROM EARTH TO HEAVEN. Genesis 28:17. Compare I Tim. 3:15
  38. The only church whose ROLL BOOK IS KEPT IN HEAVEN Luke 10:20 called the book of lie because all whose names are enrolled are spiritually alive. Rev. 21:27; Philippians 4:3; I John 5:11, 12.
  39. the only church roll book from which members names are erased the moment they commit sin. Exodus 32:33; Revelation 3:5
  40. It is the only church composed of ALL GOD'S FAMILY bothe those in heaven and those on earth. Ephesias 3:14, 15; 1:10; St. John 11:25, 26.
  41. The only church in which ther is NO MIXTURES OF GOOD AND BAD. Matthew 13:38. Compare St. John 10:9; I John 3:9.
  42. The only church composed of saints to whom SAVING FAITH was originally delivered. Jude 3. Compare Ephesians 4:5; Hebrew 12:2
  43. The only church possessing THE ONE SAVING FAITH of Jesus Christ through which we partake of GOD'S RIGHEOUSNESS. Phippians 3:9; Roman 3:22
  44. The only chgurch possessing the only SAFE FAITH TO LIVE AND DIE WITH. Revelation 14:12. example Rev. 2:13; 3:8; II tim. 4:7
  45. The only church typified by Solomons temple at Jerusalem its contruction furniture, serivices, worship etc. Read and comper Ii chronicles 6:4-7; 7:12, 14; Deut. 12:5, 11; malachi 3:10; I Tim. 3:15; Rev. 3:12; Hebrews 12:22, 23; Gal. 4:26; I Cor. 3:16
  46. It is the only church the Lord CALLS AND SEND MINISTERS TO BUILD UP and bring christans into the UNITY OF THE FAITH. Ephesians 4:5, 12, 13; II Cor. 4:13; Colossians 1:23
  47. The only church of THE LIVING GOD. I tim. 3:15; Hebrews 12:22. (All others are those of dead gods.)
  48. The only church which COMES FROM GOD Rev. 21:2, 3, 9, 10 and will RETURN TO HIM. Matthew 13:43; I thessolonians 4:17
  49. All others will end in hell. Matthew 13:29, 30; Rev. 19: 19, 20; 20:10
  50. The only church one can hold membership in and be obedient to I Cor. 1:10, and comparee to St. John 13:35, and Matthew 5:13, 14. See also Matthew 18:15-17. Compare James 5:14
  51. Because to be in CHRIST is to be in  THE CHURCH, and that one (the only divine institution) is THE CHURCH OF GOD. Read and compare I Cor. 12:12; 13:18, 27; Colossians 1:18-24; Ephesians 1:22,23; Romans 12:4, 5. Note a. you will notice in the last reference of Romans 12:4, 5 , in one body (the body of Christ) Christians are made members one of another when we have the same faith. Ephesaians 4:13 (Walk in the light I John 1:7) and are OBEDIENT TO THE SAME FAITH. sEE ACTS 6:7; ii cOR. 4:13; ii pETER 1:1. Note b. Divine law enforcement and church discipline can be enforced only where all members are in the same body or chruch. Matthew 18:15-18; St. John 20:23; I Cor. 5:9-13; Titus 3:10 and all the body subject to one head CHRIST. Ephesians 4:14-16; 5:23-24.

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