HOW DO YOU WALK INTO CHURCH?

What Christian needs to read a book entitled, “How to Walk Into Church”?

Tony Payne, who wrote just that book, thinks all of us need to reflect on the topic.

I heartily agree!

I did miss church my first Sunday on this earth, but after that, my track record is pretty good. I estimate that I have attended nearly 5000 Sunday morning services. If the math doesn’t seem to add up, it’s because I have attended multiple services for decades.

Even after my immersion in Sunday church life, I found “How to Walk Into Church” to be helpful.

Payne’s purpose is to help us to approach church life and specifically church attendance, thoughtfully. And at less than 50 pages, “How to Walk Into Church” is a packed book!

Among the stimulating thoughts:

We should walk into church praying about where to sit.

When does church start?

When does church actually finish?

Whether you have attended 6 church services or 6000, “How to Walk Into Church” will not only help you, it will equip you to encourage other Christians in an age when church attendance is increasingly thoughtless and sporadic.

 

One Response to HOW DO YOU WALK INTO CHURCH?

  • Tori Rivers says:

    Christians who have been made “new creations” in Christ (2Cor. 5:17) will have a desire to attend church because they will recognize that doing so is essential and critical to their spiritual growth, maturity and serving others as our Lord did. If our Lord served, shouldn’t we? or are you not willing to humble yourselves under an authority appointed by the Holy Spirit? A reluctance toward church attendance may be an indication of disillusion with “organized religion.”

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