Church Of Sardis
He is now telling the church in Sardis “I have the seven stars”.
Jesus is saying, I rule and possess My church. The church then and now is under the authority and rule of Christ and the church belongs to Christ only.
What this means is a church or ministry that is not built on God’s Truth, the Solid Rock, Jesus Christ, is dead. Those who believe church attendance and good works are what impresses God, while they live for the world in their heart, are deceived. Jesus is not impressed with buildings or mega-churches. A church may appear successful and have a reputation according to man but Jesus will not see it that way. Jesus sees a dead church….. [read more]