Mere Christianity: What Is Fellowship?. New Testament Christianity

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  • Mere Christianity:

    What Is Fellowship?

  • New Testament Christianity

  • New Testament ChristianityUniversal ChurchLocal Churches

  • New Testament ChristianityUniversal ChurchFellowship Between Us & GodLocal ChurchesFellowship Between Us & Other People

  • New Testament ChristianityUniversal ChurchFellowship Between Us & GodFellowship Controlled By GodLocal ChurchesFellowship Between Us & Other PeopleFellowship Controlled By Man

  • What Is Fellowship?

    (2842, koinonia)

    (2844, koinonos)

    (3352, metoche)

    (4790, sugkoinoneo)

  • What Is Fellowship?

  • What Is Fellowship?Non-religious (e.g., fishing/business partners in Lk. 5:10)

  • What Is Fellowship?Non-religious (e.g., fishing/business partners in Lk. 5:10)Fellowship Friendship/Eating Together

  • What Is Fellowship?Non-religious (e.g., fishing/business partners in Lk. 5:10)Fellowship Friendship/Eating TogetherFellowship involves:common actioncommon motives/goals

  • What Is Fellowship?Non-religious (e.g., fishing/business partners in Lk. 5:10)Fellowship Friendship/Eating TogetherFellowship involves:common actioncommon motives/goalsFellowship joint participation toward a common goal (2 Cor. 14-16)

  • 2 Corinthians 6:14-1614 Do not be bound together with unbelievers; for what partnership have righteousness and lawlessness, or what fellowship has light with darkness? 15 Or what harmony has Christ with Belial, or what has a believer in common with an unbeliever? 16 Or what agreement has the temple of God with idols?

  • 2 Corinthians 6:14-1614 Do not be bound together with unbelievers; for what partnership have righteousness and lawlessness, or what fellowship has light with darkness? 15 Or what harmony has Christ with Belial, or what has a believer in common with an unbeliever? 16 Or what agreement has the temple of God with idols?

  • What Is Fellowship?Non-religious (e.g., fishing/business partners in Lk. 5:10)Fellowship Friendship/Eating TogetherFellowship involves:common actioncommon motives/goalsFellowship joint participation toward a common goal (2 Cor. 14-16)

  • What Is Fellowship?Non-religious (e.g., fishing/business partners in Lk. 5:10)Fellowship Friendship/Eating TogetherFellowship involves:common actioncommon motives/goalsFellowship joint participation toward a common goal (2 Cor. 14-16)Withdrawing Fellowship?

  • N.T. Examples of Fellowship

  • N.T. Examples of FellowshipApostles teaching (Acts 2:42)

  • N.T. Examples of FellowshipApostles teaching (Acts 2:42)All things, spec. property and possessions (Acts 2:44)

  • N.T. Examples of FellowshipApostles teaching (Acts 2:42)All things, spec. property and possessions (Acts 2:44)Needs of saints (Rom. 12:13)

  • N.T. Examples of FellowshipApostles teaching (Acts 2:42)All things, spec. property and possessions (Acts 2:44)Needs of saints (Rom. 12:13)Suffering and comfort (2 Cor. 1:7)

  • N.T. Examples of FellowshipApostles teaching (Acts 2:42)All things, spec. property and possessions (Acts 2:44)Needs of saints (Rom. 12:13)Suffering and comfort (2 Cor. 1:7)The gospel (Phil. 1:5)

  • N.T. Examples of FellowshipApostles teaching (Acts 2:42)All things, spec. property and possessions (Acts 2:44)Needs of saints (Rom. 12:13)Suffering and comfort (2 Cor. 1:7)The gospel (Phil. 1:5)Grace, in imprisonment, defense and confirmation of the gospel (Phil. 1:7)

  • N.T. Examples of FellowshipApostles teaching (Acts 2:42)All things, spec. property and possessions (Acts 2:44)Needs of saints (Rom. 12:13)Suffering and comfort (2 Cor. 1:7)The gospel (Phil. 1:5)Grace, in imprisonment, defense and confirmation of the gospel (Phil. 1:7)Faith (Titus 1:4)

  • N.T. Examples of FellowshipHeavenly calling (Heb. 3:1)

  • N.T. Examples of FellowshipHeavenly calling (Heb. 3:1)Others affliction, sympathy & seizure of property (Heb. 10:33)

  • N.T. Examples of FellowshipHeavenly calling (Heb. 3:1)Others affliction, sympathy & seizure of property (Heb. 10:33)Gods discipline (Heb. 12:8)

  • N.T. Examples of FellowshipHeavenly calling (Heb. 3:1)Others affliction, sympathy & seizure of property (Heb. 10:33)Gods discipline (Heb. 12:8)Sufferings of Christ (1 Pet. 4:13)

  • N.T. Examples of FellowshipHeavenly calling (Heb. 3:1)Others affliction, sympathy & seizure of property (Heb. 10:33)Gods discipline (Heb. 12:8)Sufferings of Christ (1 Pet. 4:13)Glory (1 Pet. 5:1)

  • N.T. Examples of FellowshipHeavenly calling (Heb. 3:1)Others affliction, sympathy & seizure of property (Heb. 10:33)Gods discipline (Heb. 12:8)Sufferings of Christ (1 Pet. 4:13)Glory (1 Pet. 5:1)Divine nature (2 Pet. 1:4)

  • N.T. Examples of FellowshipHeavenly calling (Heb. 3:1)Others affliction, sympathy & seizure of property (Heb. 10:33)Gods discipline (Heb. 12:8)Sufferings of Christ (1 Pet. 4:13)Glory (1 Pet. 5:1)Divine nature (2 Pet. 1:4)Salvation (Jude 1:3)

  • N.T. Examples of FellowshipHeavenly calling (Heb. 3:1)Others affliction, sympathy & seizure of property (Heb. 10:33)Gods discipline (Heb. 12:8)Sufferings of Christ (1 Pet. 4:13)Glory (1 Pet. 5:1)Divine nature (2 Pet. 1:4)Salvation (Jude 1:3)Tribulation, kingdom, perseverance (Rev. 1:9)

  • The Importance of Fellowship

  • The Importance of FellowshipMuch more than being on good terms with each other, spending time with each other, or eating meals together

  • The Importance of FellowshipMuch more than being on good terms with each other, spending time with each other, or eating meals togetherThe basis of fellowship (1 Jn. 1:3-2:2)

  • The Importance of FellowshipMuch more than being on good terms with each other, spending time with each other, or eating meals togetherThe basis of fellowship (1 Jn. 1:3-2:2)Perfect knowledge?

  • The Importance of FellowshipMuch more than being on good terms with each other, spending time with each other, or eating meals togetherThe basis of fellowship (1 Jn. 1:3-2:2)Perfect knowledge?Perfect obedience?

  • The Importance of FellowshipMuch more than being on good terms with each other, spending time with each other, or eating meals togetherThe basis of fellowship (1 Jn. 1:3-2:2)Perfect knowledge?Perfect obedience?Perfected faith (Rom. 4:1-5, 9-12, 19-25)

  • The Importance of FellowshipFellowship implies community

  • The Importance of FellowshipFellowship implies communityHow do you view this? Burden or Privilege?

  • The Importance of FellowshipFellowship implies communityHow do you view this? Burden or Privilege?Heb. 10:19-25, 32-39

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