Month: September 2018

When’s the Last Time You Went to the Circus?

IT’S EASY TO scoff at the ancient Corinth church of Christ.  Her assemblies, dare I say it–were something of a circus.  And yes, there is evidence to support that troubling claim. First of all, two or more brethren were speaking simultaneously during the preaching…

Who’s Coming to Visit?

James said, “Pure and undefiled religion” involves “visiting” (1:27). When I was a youngster growing up in the church, I used to think that visiting meant just that – visiting.  You went to somebody’s house, you knocked on their door, you went inside and…