When anyone considers their denomination to be the 'only true way' consider for a moment that most people on the planet won't even get a chance to hear your particular doctrine or creed.
Many die before they have the chance - others are led in wrong dirrections.
Thankfully God is bigger than denominations and boxes..
he says in the Bible he will judge people according to what they know - you couldn't be more fair!
He joined the church, caught the attention of an Episcopal priest-in-training, initially resisted her advances, gradually succumbed, and eventually agreed to a sexual relationship that he had to conceal from his friends at the church.
Although he was flattered, Erik was also confused and fearful about being sexually involved with his minister.
FLOWERS AND DECOR: Rennie Friedlander of Simply Beautiful Flowers in Baltimore provided the flowers, which were in the colors of pale pastels: pinks, greens, yellows and cream.
Pam Aiello of Elizabeth Bailey Weddings planned the wedding.
When Strickland asked her supervising pastor (not an Episcopalian) if she could date a congregant, she got a green light.There are 100's of Christian denominations in the church worldwide, often giving rise to much confusion amongst Christians and non-Christians alike as to which is 'the one' true Christian church - when obviously all churches like people are going to be fallible, diverse and different!It is highly unsurprising that with so many Christian denominations and apparent 'differences' within the church that people outside the church use this as a reason for not becoming Christians - "since we can't agree between ourselves when in actual fact naming a particular denomination is just like naming a baby.Denominations can be a great thing and they can be a bad thing when they begin to disassociate with the rest of the world and withdraw - unlike Jesus himself who never spoke of denominations and who's main ambition was to enage and accept others.Like people, churches are all different and individual and have different ways of showing their appreciation and love for God, for what he has done:) 101Christian Networks is a non-denominational site and service for Christian singles.