Is Online Church Real Church?
It's real, but it's not enough. A full church experience requires flesh-and-blood people to share physical space together.

Jesus didn’t come to earth because he needed to download more information about the human condition. Despite having infinitely more knowledge about us than the internet will ever pretend to have, God became human and “made his dwelling among us” (John 1:14) because that’s how God became real to us. With a name, a face and a physical presence.

If God needed to do that with us, we need to do that with each other.

Being in the same room matters. It’s where church becomes even more real.

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September 12, 2017 at 9:20 AM

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