The Church’s One Foundation was written in response to a serious heresy which surfaced in South Africa in the 1860’s. The hymn writer Samuel Stone patterned his verse on the phrase The holy Catholic church, the communion of saints found in the Apostles’ Creed.
Many years have passed since Richard Teel was profiled on The 51st State, a long-forgotten local interest program about New York City. Here’s the story of a real-life, everyday hero. May he be an inspiration to you, too.
Protestant Christians used to consider the Bible their ultimate authority. Being a faithful Christian meant you not only said you believed it, but you actually knew what it said. A real Christian knew that God breathed, recorded, and preserved each word on every page.