church bible study

  1. F

    Preaching vs. Bible Study

    As I've been reading my Bible more carefully and reading some of the reformed confessions and catechisms, preaching of the word stands out a lot! In the Heidelberg Catechism: And In Westminster Standards: And (WSC) And when reading the Heidelblog it said: And That is an incredibly high...
  2. Jonathan95

    What does it mean to "forsake the assembling of ourselves together"?

    Hebrews 10:25 Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as the manner of some is; but exhorting one another: and so much the more, as ye see the day approaching. My question is, what exactly constitutes the breaking of this command? I was recently admonished due to my job requiring...
  3. Tim

    When family worship conflicts with 'small group Bible study'

    I am using the Westminster Directory for Family Worship as a basis for this discussion. I am concerned that various 'home' or 'cell' groups can detract from the mandate for daily family worship. At my local Cape Town church, most 'home groups' meet Wednesday nights at 7:30pm. When I arrive...