PCUSA New Member Training: Great Ends of the Church

Great Ends of the Church

Why do we have a church? It may be that we don't ask that question enough. It's not that I question the existence of the institution, but it's worth remembering why we were called into existence. Presbyterians believe the purposes or "great ends" of the Church are

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Every congregation is wise to regularly consider all the actions it takes from worship through Sunday School classes to advertising and make sure those actions fit into the Great Ends of the Church.