Posts tagged Expediency
Is It Essential To Greet One Another With A Holy Kiss?

No.

In Romans 16:16, the Bible states: "Greet one another with a holy kiss. The churches of Christ greet you." Is this an obligation that is mandatory of Christians for all times?

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Joey FerrellRomans, Culture, Expediency
Should The Lord's Supper Be Transported To The Sick?

This question cannot be answered with a "yes" or "no" as will be explained. Transporting the Lord's Supper to sick Christians who are unable to attend worship is an issue that will have to be reserved for every congregation of the Lord's church to decide.

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Is Using More Than One Loaf Of Unleavened Bread For The Lord's Supper Sinful?

There are some students of the Bible who believe that a congregation is obligated to use only one loaf of unleavened bread for the Lord's Supper. They will use passages such as Matthew 26:26, Mark 14:22, 1 Corinthians 10:16,17; 11:23-24 to attempt to justify their position. They misunderstand the significance and meaning of this emblem.

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Can A Congregation Help Orphans Collectively Or Only Individually?

Yes, a congregation can help orphans collectively as well as individually.

Some make the claim that Christians as individuals can help orphans, but the church as a whole cannot. Such a position is binding where God has not bound. The church or individual Christians helping needy orphans is a matter of opinion or expediency and NOT a matter of faith worthy of disfellowship.

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Joey FerrellJames, Widow, Orphan, Expediency