Why Should a Christian Go to Church?
By Bill Brinkworth
No attendance at any church is the way to heaven,
but it is essential for a Christian. If one is truly saved,
Wanna Go – The hungry born-again soul has a
desire to be fed from the Word of God, as put on the
heart of the man of God. It also desires fellowship
with like-minded people.
“My soul longeth, yea, even fainteth for the courts of
the LORD: my heart and my flesh crieth out for the
living God.” Psalm 84:2
“Now therefore ye are no more strangers and
foreigners, but fellowcitizens with the saints, and of
the household of God;”
“That there should be no schism in the body; but that
the members should have the same care one for
another.” I Co. 12:25
Wanna Grow – Church is one of the most important
places where a Christian can hear God’s Word, to
find out how he can in-prove himself, obey God, and
learn what God has for him to do.
“Those that be planted in the house of the LORD
shall flourish in the courts of our God.” Psalm 92:13
Wanna Obey – We are com-manded to go.
“Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together,
as the man-ner of some is; but exhorting one another:
and so much the more, as ye see the day
approaching.” Hebrews 10:25
Wanna Pray – Although it is not the only place a
Christian can pray, it is a good place.
“And said unto them, It is writ-ten, My house shall be
called the house of prayer; but ye have made it a den
It makes one wonder when a person, who claims to
be saved does not want to attend a church and finds
excuses for avoiding it. Not regularly attending
church is contrary to Scripture.
back to God
one Soul at a
Psalms 33:12 "Blessed is the nation
whose God is the Lord."