Worship and Us
If you wanted to understand the origins of how and what the church does, you couldn’t do better than to take a peek at the book of Acts. In the Gospels, Jesus sets the stage for the church, but doesn’t start anything that looks like an organization. But within a few hours of the moment he departed earth, the disciples put their hands and hearts and spirits into creating a legacy that they hoped would last until the second coming. We’re still waiting for the second coming, but the church is still here. Exactly what did they do to create an organization that has lasted almost two millennia?