“ Just as each of us has one body with many members, and these members do not all have the same function, 5 so in Christ we who are many form one body, and each member belongs to all the others.” (Romans 12:4—5)
You cannot survive disconnected from the body of Christ.
The 1 st symptom of spiritual decline is usually inconsistent attendance at worship services.
Over fifty times in the NT the phrase, “one another” or “each other” is used.
A church family will help keep you from backsliding.
“ But encourage one another daily, as long as it is called Today, so that none of you may be hardened by sin's deceitfulness.” (Hebrews 3:13)
“ Brothers, if someone is caught in a sin, you who are spiritual should restore him gently. But watch yourself, or you also may be tempted. 2 Carry each other's burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ.” (Gal. 6:1-2)