What does it mean that Christians are not of this world?


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Shea S. Michael Houdmann Supporter Got Questions Ministries
The phrase "not of this world" is perhaps most well-known for being a Christian apparel company (http://www.notw.com/). But what exactly does it mean that Christians are "not of this world"? The ph...

July 01 2013 3 responses Vote Up Share Report

Mini Graham Sutton Seeker of wealth turned paramedic
As Christians, we should be ever mindful to avoid being embroiled in the various trends of changing society, and should rightly distance ourselves and our thinking from popular emergent social and political concepts which run contrary to God's will.

December 08 2017 1 response Vote Up Share Report

Cross   lion Kevin Honeycutt Servant of Jesus Christ
The word for church in the Bible, means "the called out of the world". It is the Greek word ekklesia #1577 in Strong's Concordance.

December 09 2017 0 responses Vote Up Share Report

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