Complementarianism is the belief that men and women have distinct roles within the home and the local church that are complimentary to one another. So men have the distinct role of being the leader first in the home and then if qualified in the local church, while women have the role of being submissive and helpful to the man in the home and the local church. The line of complementarianism in the home is an easy one to put on paper at least, but the local church is a different story…
We all need community. We were created with that deep need to be in relationship with other people. The local church is supposed to be where we can find healthy community. Many churches are far from it though, so how can we help our church be a healthy community? Philippians 2:3-4 show us what a healthy community looks like.
Who is the Rock of the Church? What is the power of the Church? Many of the foundational questions regarding the Church are answered in Jesus' first words on the matter to Peter. Preached on 3/11/2018 at Moose Jaw Baptist Church.
500 years ago God used men like Martin Luther who taught justification was by faith and faith alone. to recover His Gospel. Justification by faith alone has many implications in our lives. Text is Romans 5:1-2.