New Testament Teachings

The Brethren Card

This body of Christians originated early in the eighteenth century the church being a natural outgrowth of the Pietistic movement following the Reformation. Firmly accepts and teaches the fundamental evangelical doctrines of  the  inspiration  of  the  Bible,  the personality of the Holy Spirit,  the virgin birth,  the deity of Christ,  the sin-pardoning value of his …

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Non-Conformity — A Scriptural Teaching

The basis for the nonconformity teaching is Romans 12:2, “Be not conformed to the world, but be transformed by the renewing of your minds.” In observing this doctrine, Brethren have sought to follow the way of Christ in contrast to the way of the world. Wade Tannehill observes that a nonconformist, according to Romans, chapters …

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Temperance

Our studies continue these months with a look at the ideals which the Brethren have emphasized down through the years. One of the ideals is temperance (2 Peter 1:6). Temperance means two things. It means moderation in such needful things as eating and sleeping and working and recreation. We are to be moderate in our …

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