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    • Donnie Cruz (Login Donnie.Cruz)
      Posted Sep 11, 2017 11:02 PM

      Richard, greetings!!!

      I've done enough "personal" practice both verbally and in writing that whenever I make reference to the New Testament church that Christ established in the first century, I make it a habit to not capitalize the word "church" in the middle of a sentence. I make reference to "the church of Christ" or "the church of Christ Jesus" or "Christ's church." Romans 16:16 is a good example: "The churches of Christ salute you."

      The reason for that is that regardless of how "Christians" through the centuries have mishandled the truth and mismanaged the structure of the church built by Christ, there remains "the church" that was founded by Christ in Jerusalem (not Rome).

      There remains the truth that no one can become a member of or be added to the church of Jesus Christ without being buried with Christ in baptism and resurrected with him to begin newness of life. (I believe that this is truth that has been abused to the point that along the way "the church of Christ" has been accused of propagating the "notion" that only those in the "Church of Christ" are going to heaven.)

      I agree with you on being not a member of the perceived "Church of Christ" denomination. But being a member of "another" denomination is not the solution, either. So, now then, which "denomination" is the best of all denominations?

      Honestly, the true church of Christ is not a denomination. It is the body of Christ that we can identify with so long as it follows the doctrine of Christ that once someone is added to that body by immersion for the remission of sins, the new Christian must do good works and remain faithful in order to receive eternal life in the end.
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    What Happened at the Madison Church of Christ?

    There are thousands of churches being taken over across America.

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    Madison Church of Christ was a 60 year old church. At one time it was one of the largest churches in the US, and the largest Church of Christ.

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    At sometime in the last 10 years there was a deliberate plan by a majority of the elders to take the Madison Church of Christ into a more worldly realm.

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    At the heart of the plan was the fact that old members were going to be driven off so new techniques could be used to go out and reach the unchurched through new "Contemporary Holy Entertainment" methods developed by the "Community Church Movement"

    Old members had to be kept on board long enough to get their plans ready, or the funds would not be there to pay for the new building. So by the plans very nature, it had to be secret.

    The church had no plan in effect to renew or approve elders. There was never any need. The elders had always been "as approved by God". 10 of the last 15 elders would begin to shed some doubt on that.

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    2,800 - 4,000 church "members"
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    Unknown number of "demons" (Flying everywhere, to many to count)

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