this lesson we will go into detail about the church that Jesus began to build
while He was here on this earth. In this lesson we want to get a brief
introduction which, we trust, will give you a desire to study more on your own.
Jesus did build a church that cannot be destroyed.
16:18. And I say also unto thee, that
thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build ____________________; and the
gates of hell shall not ____________________________.
The church was shown in action on the Day of Pentecost and 3,000 were added to
2:41. Then they that gladly received his
word were baptized: and _____________________ there were added unto them about
Acts 2:47. Praising God, and having
favor with all the people. And the Lord _____________ daily
The church is called the body of Christ over which He is the head.
1: 22 and 23. And hath put all things
under His feet, which gave Him to be ____________ over all things to
________________________. Which is _________________, the fullness of
_________________ that filleth all in all.
Jesus is the door to the church and we can enter only through the new birth,
10:9a. I am ______________________: by Me
if any man _____________________, he shall be saved.
The church is also called the kingdom and Jesus is coming some day to take His
church to heaven.
Thessalonians 4:17. Then we which are
alive and remain shall be _____________________ together with them
___________________, to meet the Lord _________________________: and so shall we
________________ with ___________________.
The name Jesus gave to His church. This does not mean a denomination called by
20:28. Take heed therefore unto
yourselves, and to _______________________, over which the Holy Ghost hath made
you overseers, to fee ______________________________, which He hath
______________________ with _____________________________________.