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“Do I Have to Attend Every Service of the Church?”. “Do I Have to Attend Every Service of the Church?”. Jesus rarely answered a question with a simple “yes” or “no” I will follow His example Jesus uses such questions as teaching opportunities that included applications

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do i have to attend every service of the church1
“Do I Have to Attend Every Service of the Church?”
  • Jesus rarely answered a question with a simple “yes” or “no”
  • I will follow His example
  • Jesus uses such questions as teaching opportunities that included applications
  • Before drawing any conclusions, let us accumulate all the scriptural information
  • Acts 2:41-47; 20:6-7; 1 Cor. 11:17-34; 14:1-40; 16:1-2; Heb. 10:19-25
acts 2 41 47
Acts 2:41-47
  • Gladlyreceived the word v.41
  • Excited to hear God’s word!
  • Were added v.41
  • They became part of the church v. 47
  • Continuedsteadfastly v.42
  • Began with excitement, continued faithfully
  • Dailywithone accord in the temple v.46
  • Were together in worship every day
  • Gladnessandsimplicityof heart v.46
  • Glad to spend time together
acts 20 6 7
Acts 20:6-7
  • First day of the week not an ordinary day
  • Spent seven days in Troas v.6
  • Met on first day of the week to break bread v.7
  • Lord’sSupper(1 Cor. 11:20)on the Lord’sDay (Revelation 1:9)
  • 1 Cor. 10:16-17 breaking bread is communion(sharing with others in Christ)

1 Cor. 11:17-34

  • Assembly = when you come together as a church v.18
1 cor 11 17 34
1 Cor. 11:17-34
  • Despise the church of God by not taking the Lord’s supper (took one’s own supper)
  • Deprived the others of food (shamed them)
  • Deprived others of spiritual edification v.26
  • Whom does intentional absence deprive?
  • Unworthy manner result = judgmentv.27
  • Unworthy manner = not discerning the Lord’s bodyv.29
  • Not discerning Lord’s body result = spiritual weakness and spiritual deathv.30
1 cor 14 1 40
1 Cor. 14:1-40
  • Edification in the assembly v.19
  • Whole church together in one place =assembly v.23
  • Unbelievers could attend v.23
  • What message does our behavior send them?
  • Let all things be done for edification v.26
  • Rules of behavior for assembly v.27-40
  • Women keep silent v.34
  • Let all things be done decently and in order v.40
1 cor 16 1 2
1 Cor. 16:1-2
  • All churches received the same instruction v.1
  • Everyfirst day of the week v.2
  • Day they met to break bread
  • Lay by in store as prospered (fellowship—2 Cor. 8:4)
  • So there be no collections when I come v.2

Hebrews 10:16-25

  • New covenant (not burdensome 1 Jn. 5:3)
  • Withtrue forgiveness v.17
hebrews 10 16 25
Hebrews 10:16-25
  • Let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith v.22
  • Jesus makes this privilege possible v.19-22
  • Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering v.23
  • God is faithful
  • Let us consider one another to provoke unto love and good works v.24
  • Purpose for assembling: to give encouragement
  • Forsaking (not absence) is a sin
hebrews 10 16 251
Hebrews 10:16-25
  • Forsaking = unwilling absence not unable absence
  • Can be present with wrong attitude
  • Can be absent with wrong attitude
  • Can be absent with right attitude
  • Should be present with right attitude
  • If not forsaking results in encouragement,

what is the result of forsaking?

  • Which assembly or Bible study should I forsake?
  • Right priorities =>right attitude =>right actions
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