Scottsbluff Church of Christ
The Church's Beginning
Acts 1
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The Church's Beginning (Acts 1)

The Church's Beginning (Acts 1)

The Church's Beginning (Acts 1)

Who is the Church?
What does the church look like?
What does the church act like?
Who is the church modelled after?
The Church is Commissioned (Acts 1:1-11)

The kingdom of Christ was:
Prepared by Christ.
The Church is Commissioned (Acts 1:1-11)

The kingdom of Christ was:
Prepared by Christ
Purposed by Christ.
The Church is Commissioned (Acts 1:1-11)

The kingdom of Christ was:
Prepared by Christ
Purposed by Christ.
Powered by Christ
The Church is Commissioned (Acts 1:1-11)

Baptism of the Holy Spirit:
1) Not with Water
2) Gave knowledge and power
3) Had tangible results
4) Was limited to the Apostles

This baptism only occurs twice in the New Testament
The Church is Commissioned (Acts 1:1-11)

The kingdom of Christ was:
Prepared by Christ
Purposed by Christ.
Powered by Christ
Pledged by Christ
The Church is United (Acts 1:12-14)
The Church is United (Acts 1:12-14)

United in Purpose
The Church is United (Acts 1:12-14)

United in Purpose
United in Prayer
The Church is United (Acts 1:12-14)

The church of Jesus Christ CANNOT be restored until the church has the same doctrine of faith, commitment of love, and dedication to fulfill what He has entrusted to His church.
The Church is Dependent on Scripture (Acts 1:15-26)

The Replacing of Judas:
The Scriptural Reason

The Church is Dependent on Scripture (Acts 1:15-26)

The Replacing of Judas:
The Scriptural Reason
The Criteria Reason

(Must be able to verify the facts about Jesus)
The Church is Dependent on Scripture (Acts 1:15-26)

The Replacing of Judas:
The Scriptural Reason
The Criteria Reason
The Godly Reason
The Church is Dependent on Scripture

The Argument for Matthias:
1) He was numbered with the 12
2) He too was filled with the Spirit
3) He represented the 12
The Church is Dependent on Scripture (Acts 1:15-26)

The church of Jesus Christ CANNOT remain inspired unless it remains faithful to God's Word.
The Church is Dependent on Scripture (Acts 1:15-26)

The Kingdom of God:
The only place God has designated for His people
The church is the access to the Kingdom

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