The most important things in life run through the local church.
Things like hearing the gospel, trusting and accepting Jesus, following Christ in baptism, growing in discipleship, building friendships, worshipping with believers, and much more happen there.
Each local church holds vital importance because it belongs to Jesus. He paid a high price – his blood – for the church, and he built it with his power. Christ is the church’s unmoving foundation, and he loves it dearly.
No other institution has been given the privilege or responsibility of continuing God’s mission on earth and obeying his commission. Christ works exclusively through his church!
That is why DiscipleGuide is excited about SOAR 2018’s focus on the local church. This summer’s conference will challenge students to think about:
DiscipleGuide and the SOAR team are praying that students will return home with a new love and appreciation for the church. They hopefully and prayerfully anticipate a movement of students becoming active, meaningful participants in Chrst’s work on earth through the local church. Visit gosoar.com for more information.