All who place their faith in Jesus Christ are immediately placed by the Holy Spirit into one united spiritual Body, the church (1 Corinthians 12:12-13), the bride of Christ (2 Corinthians 11:2; Ephesians 5:23-32; Revelation 19:7-8), of which Christ is the Head (Ephesians 1:22; 4:15; Colossians 1:18). The formation of the church, the Body of Christ, began on the Day of Pentecost (Acts 2:1-21, 38-47) and will be completed at the coming of Christ for His own at the rapture (1 Corinthians 15:51-52; 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18). The church is thus a unique spiritual organism designed by Christ, made up of all born-again believers in this present age (Ephesians 2:11-3:6). The church is distinct from Israel (1 Corinthians 10:32), a mystery not revealed until this age (Ephesians 3:1-6; 5:32).Read More
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10th February 2022
"For the love of Christ constraineth us....We are ambassadors for Christ, as though God did beseech you by us."-- 2Co 5:14-20.
AN AMBASSADOR may live in a foreign country, but he does not belong to it. He is there to represent his own country, and no opportunity of helping forward her interests is allowed to pass. We have to represent Christ to the world. The word "constrain" suggests a constant pressure, an urge, as when water is forced down a certain channel. St. Paul says: "I act as I do because I am under the spell of a mighty constraint; I can do no other; I am not master of myself. Do not wonder at what may seem to be unusual and extravagant. Attribute my eccentricity to Christ--His love actuates me, and bears me along...........READ MORE
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To bring people to the knowledge of Christ and develop them to Christ like maturity, and equip them for ministry in the Church and life mission in the world, in order to magnify God's Name. At the Shammah Tabernacle we use five key words to summarize Christ's five purposes for the Church.
We desire to be a church of obedient disciples of Jesus Christ who obey The Great Commandment in Mathew 22:37-40,
Pr Elias Joseph was born on 19th of August 1963 to Dr. T M Joseph and Dr Mrs Saumini Joseph, who were both serving on the staff of the Christian Medical College Vellore South India as Lecturer in the Department of Surgery and Registrar in the Department of Medicine, respectively...Read More
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