Christians are faithfully to adhere to the doctrinally pure church.
For the strengthening of our faith we are to attend its worship services and other gatherings faithfully, heed the teaching that it offers and use the holy Sacraments.
As faithful members of the doctrinally pure church, we are to make use of our spiritual priesthood, and according to our ability financially support the work of the church, thus enabling the church to continue its activity and the spreading of God’s pure Word.
We must not be offended by the oppressed state of the church or by its small size.
We are to bear each other’s weaknesses patiently and live together in a spirit of brotherly love.
Acts 2:42: They continued steadfastly in the Apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, and in breaking of bread, and in prayers.
Joh. 10:27: My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and they follow Me.
Heb. 10:25: Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together as the manner of some is.
1 Pet. 2:9: Ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people, that ye should show forth the praises of Him who hath called you out of darkness into His marvellous light.
Gal. 6:6,10: Let him that is taught in the word communicate unto him that teacheth in all good things... as we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all men, especially unto them who are of the household of faith.
2 Cor. 9:7: Every man according as he purposeth in his heart, so let him give; not grudgingly or of necessity for God loveth a cheerful giver.
2 Thess. 3:1: Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may have free course, and be glorified, even as it is with you.
Eph. 4:1-3: I beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called, with all lowliness and meekness, with long-suffering, forbearing one another in love, endeavoring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.
1 Thess. 5:14: Warn them that are unruly, comfort the feeble-minded, support the weak, be patient toward all men.
Luke 12:32: Fear not, little flock; for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom.