The Two Churches
As we draw closer, and closer to the time when Christ will suddenly appear in the clouds, it becomes all too apparent that there are two churches that exist on the earth today. One is the true church of Christ that is controlled by the Holy Spirit of God. Satan himself controls the other, a false church that is out to destroy the true church by any means possible, this church is full of blind religious people.
The true church, or Apostolic church, is made of those who have been born-again as Jesus Christ said one must be in order to enter the Kingdom of Heaven, the other is made up of those who are NOT born-again, although many are well intentioned persons with religious convictions in some cases, they have missed the message of the Gospel, and are still lost in sin.
These two groups seem to be the same in some regards, at least to those on the outside who do not know the difference. But there is a deep spiritual difference between the two groups, and that difference is one that is spiritually discerned by those who truly have the spirit of God within them.
The false church talks about some of the same things that the true church talks about, but they seem to stress the love of God, ignoring his holiness, and the fact that he is the great judge of all of mankind. The true church teaches that those outside of Christ are going to hell because they have refused to accept Jesus as their Savior. The false church teaches that all people are going to heaven and there is NO Hell, or that a loving God would not throw anyone is such a horrible place.
The false church tends to teach adherence to religious rituals that are really useless in providing salvation for any soul, why the true church teaches that the believer is not under law, but under grace. The false church gives people a false sense of security and has lead many into spiritual death already.
The true church fights for Biblical moral values in the culture, in order to maintain some degree of moral standards in the culture. One such fight is the battle to save marriage from being re-defined by the ungodly sodomites. The true church has rallied for the passage of laws that would protect marriage from being re-defined by unscrupulous liberal judges who long to force their ill will on the people. The false church has come out against such laws and amendments, stating that they are not necessary, and that they discriminate.
The true church seeks to be salt and light in a lost and dying world, to set the temperature of the culture, while the false church seeks to sling more of itís false religious dung onto the true church in a sorry attempt to silence those who seek to stand for righteousness.
The false church has for years aided the slaughter of millions of unborn babies, they have allowed unregenerate peoples to come in to their congregations, and become their religious leaders. This has lead to the total destruction of many denominations that once stood for righteousness, now they stand for unrighteousness.
These have become a stain on good name of Christís church, and it is time for them to be dealt with, and those apostates within their ranks to be flushed out, so that moral clarity, and righteousness may be reinstated within them.
Those within the false church will rally behind any unclean thing that exists in society; they will always pervert Godís Word to fit their ungodly lives, with which there is no true justification for their ungodly behavior. This false church has allowed sodomites to infiltrate the very core of their religious beliefs, and re-define for them what the Scripture proclaims about that type of lifestyle, and behavior. The true church welcomes the sinner to come and hear the Gospel message in hopes it will lead the sinner to repentance, but they are kept out of church membership until they have been truly born-again.
The true church has prayed faithfully for the President and our troops overseas, while the false church condemns the War in Iraq, and spews itís hatred of our godly President.
Let it be known that there are two churches on this earth!
Which one do you belong to?
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