Questions and Answers
With all wisdom and understanding, he made known to us the mystery of his will according to his good pleasure, which he purposed in Christ, to be put into effect when the times reach their fulfillment -— to bring unity to all things in heaven and on earth under Christ. (Ephesians 8b-10)
What is the church? One of the simplest definitions of the church is a company of redeemed people.
Redemption means a new beginning, a fresh start, a new basis.
You belong to the Church only by means of a redemptive experience, of a saving encounter with the redeemer, with the Lord Jesus Christ.