If you’re interested in starting/trying a New Testament style fellowship here are some foundational keys to help you get your bearings. I have previously laid out some NT practices in my earlier Reformation articles and you will have noticed they vary greatly to current “church” practice. The format and structure of the NT ekklesia is extremely different – hence the need to shift to a “home based” model. To try and force these New Testament style changes on an existing “church” will only degenerate into arguments and chaos - we need a completely new wineskin for the ecclesia.
Who is your Covering?
One of the first things someone who leaves the established church is likely to be accused of is “not being under someone’s covering.” But what exactly does this mean?