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When did the church of which Christ is head begin? Some teach that the church Paul discusses in Ephesians and Colossians is the same as that which is mentioned in 1Cor 12 and which began with the salvation of Paul or shortly thereafter. There are several positions that are followed in Christianity. The main positions are Acts 2, Mid-Acts (Acts 9 or 13) and Acts 28. To answer the question, you must study the context and message of Paul, Peter and others presented during that timeframe in scripture. This is no small matter for many inferences come from the decision you make. So, what saith the scripture?


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January 21, 2018

So we Preach and so ye Believed

Assumption The mid-Acts position presupposes that with Paul came "The Mystery". That is there is little differentiation between Paul's Acts ministry and Post Acts ministry. There are some very heavy penalties for this mistake. Gifts of the Spirit (Acts believers...
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December 24, 2015


You assume that everything is just A OK and then everything changes! That's the "But Now" experience. It manifests its influence in various ways and interesting contexts.  Testimony For many years I taught that the Body of whom Christ is...
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July 26, 2015

The Ends of The Ages

In 1 Cor. 10:11 Paul says: KJV  1 Corinthians 10:11 Now all these things happened unto them for ensamples: and they are written for our admonition, upon whom the ends of the world are come. TBT  1 Corinthians 10:11 ταῦτα...
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July 16, 2015

Prophetical Scriptures

The end of the book of Romans is often used as a "proof" that the mystery given to Paul the prisoner was known before the close of the book of Acts and that "the mystery" as revealed in Eph 3...
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July 4, 2015

Why Don’t They Get It?

You show them the acts 28 boundary with patience and deliberation using all the evidence you can muster. But after all that - NO! They just will not accept the truth that is glaringly obvious to all who have come...
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July 2, 2015

Occupy Till I Come

Be ye followers of me It was the apostle Paul who said: KJV  1 Corinthians 11:1 Be ye followers of me, even as I also am of Christ. TBT  1 Corinthians 11:1 μιμηταί μου γίνεσθε, καθὼς κἀγὼ Χριστοῦ. KJV  1...
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