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Fellowship in name, doctrine, and structure

...of Holy Sealing together with his... ...In certain respects he... ...were fond of calling him the... ...designation of this ministry is only... ...his death, specifically in the statutes... ...already bear the handwriting of his... ...successor. Taking language instruction as an... ...28 July 1848 in Steinhagen, Germany,... ...modest circumstances. Already in his early... ...the rural property into a handsome... ...sacrament of Holy Sealing together with... ...later, he was ordained a Deacon—and... ...year after that. In order to... ...some remedial lessons in High German.... ...Low German dialect in school. His... ...journey led him into various other... ...ministries, and culminated in his ordination... ...to the Apostle ministry on 21... ...June 1896. In 1898 Friedrich... ...seven years later. Bringing harmony to... ...Germany, restructured the working areas, and... ...ordained three other... ...Apostles. in 1907 the... ...paper], which transitioned into the “Neuapostolische... ...[New Apostolic Review] in 1909, also... ...began in 1907. In 1927 the... ...establishment of an in-house printshop was... ...which eventually developed into the Church... ...the Church’s first teaching material for... ...children in the form... ...This was followed in 1916 by... ...den Religionsunterricht” [Religious Instruction textbook], the... ...published several defences against polemic literature... ...deriving mainly from the... ...Protestant domain. starting in 1914, soldiers... ...in the First... ...sent Holy Communion in the form... ...of wafers sprinkled with wine.... ...This developed into the combo-wafer... ...which came into binding general use... ...in 1919. in 1921 the... ...under public law in Baden, and... ...in 1925 in Hamburg. Apostles... ...the organisation and doctrine of the... ...Church did not remain without its... ...consequences, however: Apostle Heinrich Friedrich Niemeyer... ...of the Apostles in the early... ...Church of Queensland” in Australia and... ...“Old Apostolic Church” in the Cape... ...Meanwhile, at the beginning of the... ...progress and developed increasingly unusual ideas.... ...calm and stability following the turbulent... ...able to get in the way... ...of progress: In 1922, the... ...first central organisational unit—in the form... ...an association—was founded in the form... ...New Apostolic Church International (NACI). When... ...end of his ministerial work, the... ...the world. After suffering from the... ...whose faith follow, considering the outcome... ...their conduct.” Fellowship in name, doctrine,... ...anniversary of his passing. This is... ...an Evangelist Hermann Christoph Niehaus was... ...do with the Christian beliefs and... More


Building the new temple together

...the new temple together “Everyone is... ...of God dwells in you?” This... ...text from 1 Corinthians 3: 16... ...5 June 2022 in Buenos Aires... ...for their semi-annual meeting. Same gift,... ...be,” he said, in terms of... ...as well as in terms of... ...namely to enter into the kingdom... ...be no more injustice. That, he... ...what we are celebrating.” Signs of... ...God Pentecost, the outpouring of the... ...implore His forgiveness. In the new... ...experience this encounter in divine service,... ...through music, by bringing our offerings,... ...and by doing good to... ...say to you, inasmuch as you... ...it to Me.” In the new... ...and for all. In the heart... ...presence of God in the midst... ...earth. How? By demonstrating that God... ...lives in our hearts... ...and by making the effort... ...This thought is nothing new. “But... ...I am not interested in history,”... ...said. “I am interested in my... ...and help along in building the... ...may be, one thing is sure:... ...will not work in the human... ...comfortable for them—without having to change... ...their opinions and habits.... ...plan of God: in accordance with... ...Christ and the teaching of the... ...Apostles, as described in the Bible.... ...a lot of things can be... ...read the Bible in the light... ...that will be inspired to love... ...will only be finally completed in... ...His grace. Photo: INA Sud América... ...Building the new... ...the church of Christ. Apostle Paul... ...said. Because Jesus Christ brought this... ...gospel of Jesus Christ and the... ...visible church of Christ is still... ...the return of Christ, the bridal... More


Always, not only on Pentecost

...from Jever (Germany), together with the... ...a programme put together with heart... ...In the days leading up to... ...Pentecost, the International District Apostle... ...Meeting gathered for... ...consultations in Goslar. There... ...Apostolic concept of ministry. In order... ...New Apostolic Church Saxony/Thuringia gave a... ...concert on Saturday evening in the... ...city Hall in Osterode (Germany),... ...and fit wonderfully into the present... ...God Two clear divine promises set... ...protect us human beings; and have... ...no fear. In his dramatic... ...prophet. Elijah had prominent, even dramatic... ...God, it said in the concert... ...Two of these striking events were... ...to the prophet in the storm,... ...nor in the earthquake,... ...nor in the fire,... ...but in a still... ...Elijah’s dramatic ascension into heaven: “And... ...went by a whirlwind to heaven.”... ...well as the rousing final chorus... ...for this Pentecost concert—starting with the... ...comforting promise and ending with the... ...Pentecost can come. Comforting promises Between... ...choir sang hymns extolling the Holy... ...Pentecost does have something to do... ...with being filled with... ...the Holy Spirit in our songs—it... ...a birthday is something cheerful. And... ...songs were: joyful, meaningful, future-oriented. They... ...heights and the igniting spark. The... ...the age.’ These comforting words conclude... ...year’s Pentecost concert in order to... ...once again intensify and magnify... ...this certainty of faith... ...in our hearts.”... ...enormously delicate and touching Intermezzo Sinfonico... ...for the ears In addition to... ...from the congregations in Saxony and... ...Thuringia—there were also... ...concerto No. 3 in C-minor. It... ...the master (1770–1827) in a minor... ...who is young in years but... ...a very sensitive violinist and played... ...Prelude and Allegro in the Style... ...by Fritz Kreisler, retaining her sensitivity... ...even in the fast... ...runs in the double... ...stop section. Dany Weinert accompanied the... ...violinist on the... ...not only a violin virtuoso, but... ...his compositions are reminiscent of the... ...The master would certainly have enjoyed... ...musician. Summary The 90-minute concert was... ...riveting and brilliant:... ...with heart and mind, framed by... ...Elijah at the beginning and end.... ...the performers with standing ovations. One... ...Schneider thanked the instrumentalists and choir:... ...a beautiful element in preparing for... ...the divine service on... ...prepare for a divine service personally.”... ...is a highlight in the course... ...transmission to all continents and well... ...the church of Christ.” And a... More


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Active in church and in everyday life

...Ilmenau in Germany. Together with an... ...the congregation gets together for snacks... ...and then came together again in... ...of the congregation in Ilmenau in... ...Together with an initiative dedicated to... ...from a private initiative that promotes... ...projects in the congregation,... ...New Apostolic Church in Ilmenau came... ...little closer to finding some answers... ...at the beginning of October.... ...to become more sustainable as a... ...congregation in the future.... ...that the church building is to... ...be sourced from sustainable sources. For... ...services and activities in an environmentally... ...become greener. The initiative dedicated to... ...congregation with the “sustainable congregation” label.... ...environment, water, climate, recycling, and animals... ...and plants. Helping to save... ...of our church building in Camberley... ...(United Kingdom), clearly visible... ...to all. The building is opposite... ...a bowling club, tennis... ...road used for parking by shoppers... ...going into Camberley town... ...and were successful in being awarded... ...support the Church in funding the... ...installation of a... ...heart defibrillator. Volunteers in the New... ...Some realise that everything is getting... ...and they are in the middle... ...Self-care and boundary setting is important.... ...of life, the ministers and Sunday... ...South Africa, were invited to a... ...advice with those in attendance. It... ...without a care in the world.... ...is at risk. In Apostle Sédjro... ...Kodjo Amevoh’s working area in... ...worry about not being able to... ...district of Ostwestfalen-Lippe in Germany and... ...New Apostolic Church in Togo, the... ...school starter kit in hand-sewn backpacks:... ...envelopes, geometry sets; everything they need... ...is there. In addition, the... ...Nadège said upon receiving her starter... ...more about not being able to... ...to speak back in October: the... ...of Devon Park in South Africa... ...fellowship after a divine service and... ...then came together again in the... ...toward this generation. Going to church... ...was great excitement in the congregation... ...first have to find the church.... ...Anyone who drives into the town... ...Leipheim, Germany, will find signs advertising... ...New Apostolic divine services. The... ...were put up in September. Active... ...in church and in everyday life... ...and promote them in their congregation... ...and district in various ways:... ...for example, by doing something eco-friendly,... ...by helping to save... ...lives, and supporting education. And,... ...we, especially as Christians, take responsibility... More


The invincible power of good

...God. Overcoming evil together “We live... ...together in Christ,”... ...Jean-Luc Schneider used in Kolda in... ...on 23 September. Celebrating victories “In... ...every divine service we... ...celebrate something,” the Chief... ...stop Him from loving God and... ...human beings to the... ...the strength to gain the victory,”... ...“There is evil in the world,... ...an overcomer.” To begin with, evil... ...is everything that is... ...will that human beings have fellowship... ...fellowship that human beings have with... ...fellowship that human beings have with... ...said, “Evil is everything that makes... ...suffer.” Illnesses, death, injustice—the consequences of... ...the fall into sin. “And finally,”... ...he continued, “evil consists... ...oppose Jesus Christ.” Resisting temptation To... ...when we trust in God we... ...and resist temptation.” Overcoming evil with... ...what God is doing, let us... ...trust in Him,” the... ...of our responsibility: “Overcoming evil with... ...good means first asking ourselves about... ...we ourselves are sinners: “We cannot... ...we are all sinners.” must be... ...with good and continue to do... ...be able to eliminate evil entirely,... ...and enter the kingdom of God,... ...and enter the kingdom of God.”... ...Inner battles “I... ...spoke about the kind of evil... ...It also dwells within us. “Here... ...went on to explain what doing... ...good means in this regard:... ...can erase our sins. through Jesus... ...like Him and eliminate the old... ...evil that dwells within us—and truly... ...a new creation in Christ that... ...will of God. Overcoming evil together... ...“We live together in Christ,” the... ...Chief Apostle reminded the congregation.... ...overcome evil by sharing their pain.... ...showing them that... ...love them by forgiving them even... ...have wronged us helping them to... ...they are currently experiencing and the... ...evil that dwells within them. “When... ...no longer an instrument in the... ...the devil that continues to do... ...evil and increase it in... ...to good.” The invincible power of... ...good Overcoming evil with... ...is that possible? In a recent... ...divine service, the... ...victory of Jesus Christ.” The reason,... ...that oppose Jesus Christ.” Resisting temptation... ...good through Jesus Christ.” He went... ...and come to Christ with faith... ...sins. through Jesus Christ and His... ...new creation in Christ that corresponds... ...live together in Christ,” the Chief... ...witnesses for Jesus Christ and prove... ...thanks to Jesus Christ everyone can... More


Starting the new church year together

...all of us together can be... ...new church year together On Sunday... ...special lights, being together, and extraordinary... ...Many things are different... ...activities, and special divine services focusing... ...return. Many congregations in Europe have... ...districts have even initiated virtual Christmas... ...be able to join phone-in or... ...online services over... ..., Français, https://bit.ly/nac_fra Guinea Ecuatorial ,... ..., English, https://bit.ly/nac_saf4 Spain , Español,... ...https://bit.ly/nac_spa * Ukraine , Укр,... ...New Apostolic Church International has an... ...with clips from divine services by... ...New Apostolic Church International, English, https://bit.ly/naci_en... ...Iglesia Nueva Apostólica Internacional, Español, https://bit.ly/naci_es... ...Eglise néo-apostolique Internationale, Français, https://bit.ly/naci_fr... ...Neuapostolische Kirche International, Deutsch, https://bit.ly/naci_de... ...Starting the new... ...of special lights, being together, and... ...extraordinary emotions.... ...to Advent and Christmas, which Christians... ...birth of Jesus Christ and the... ...how Advent and Christmas can be... ...even initiated virtual Christmas concerts .... ...together On Sunday Christians around the... More