Baptists and Methodists alike use the symbol of the empty cross to testify that Jesus is not dead, that he rose from the dead and is alive today and for all eternity. He died once but death had no hold over him. If Jesus had not risen from the dead then there would be no Christianity.
The Gospel message is about the resurrected Jesus. Not the baby in a ...
The Ichthys (symbol of the fish) is one that has been around since the early days of the Church.
It comes from:
I – Iota or Iesous (which means Jesus)
CH – Chi or Christos (which means Christ)
TH – Theta or Theou (which means God)
Y – Upsilon or Yidos/Huios (which means Son)
S – Sigma or Soter (which means Savior).
The first appearances of the ...
What symbols are preferred amoung certain demonimations more than others?
Christian Liturgical Colours vary somewhat amongst the various Christian denominations, yet most are relatively the same for the most part.
Methodists use a colour scheme similar to those used by Lutherans and Catholics, although the practice ...