Favorite Verses By Church
Inspired by the John 3:16 Conference, many other religious groups have decided to hold their own single-verse meetings:
Arminian - The I John 4:14 Conference - "And we have seen and testify that the Father has sent the Son as Savior of the world."
Baptist - The Acts 8:36 Convention - "Now as they went down the road, they came to some water. And the eunuch said, 'See, here is water. What hinders me from being baptized?'"
Calvinist - The Romans 9:13 Disputation - "As it is written, 'Jacob I have loved, but Esau I have hated.'"
Catholic - The John 6:54 Council - "Whoever eats My flesh and drinks My blood has eternal life, and I will raise him up at the last day."
Charismatic - The I Corinthians 14:18 Celebration - "I thank my God I speak with tongues more than you all."
Congregational - The Congressional Caucus of Faith - The Matthew 7:1 Repetition - "Judge not, that ye be not judged."
Disciples of Christ - The Acts 2:38 Pool Party - "Then Peter said to them, 'Repent, and let every one of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins; and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.'"
Episcopal - The No Scripture, Just a Few Nice Platitudes Assembly
Health/Wealth and Prosperity - The Job 42:12 Gathering - "Now the LORD blessed the latter days of Job more than his beginning; for he had fourteen thousand sheep, six thousand camels, one thousand yoke of oxen, and one thousand female donkeys."
KJV Only - The Psalm 12:6 Declaration - "The words of the LORD are pure words: as silver tried in a furnace of earth, purified seven times (KJV)."
Liberal - The Galatians 3:28 Egalitarian Confab - "There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is neither male nor female; for you are all one in Christ Jesus."
Liberal - The I John 4.8 Conference - "...God is Love"
Lutheran and Presbyterian - The Acts 16:31 Synod - "So they said, 'Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and you will be saved, you and your household.'"
Mennonite - The Matthew 5:39 Get Together - "But I tell you not to resist an evil person. But whoever slaps you on your right cheek, turn the other to him also."
Methodist - The Leviticus 1:3 Choice - "If his offering is a burnt sacrifice of the herd, let him offer a male without blemish; he shall offer it of his own free will at the door of the tabernacle of meeting before the LORD."
United Church of Christ (UCC) - The Romans 1:27 Misinterpretation - "Likewise also the men, leaving the natural use of the woman, burned in their lust for one another, men with men committing what is shameful, and receiving in themselves the penalty of their error which was due."
Found at http://tominthebox.blogspot.com/2008/06/single-verse-conferences-spreading-like.html Accessed April 1, 2011
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