Essential Church

Scripture Verses

Ephesians 5:23-32


Christ was willing to suffer and die for the Church.

What Would I Die For?

  • My Faith?
  • My Family?
  • My Church?

What is the Church?

  • Ekklesia
    • Ek – “out of” / Kaleo – “calling”
  • 114 occurrences in the Bible
  • Local called out assembly of baptized believers

Christ and the Church

  • Christ is the head of the Church
  • Christ loves the Church