Articles about Church History

Church history is important… for both good and bad reasons. The Body of Christ should acknowledge our historical failures, and not shy away from pointing to our historical successes. The history of Christians isn’t the same as biblical Christianity, so we should take care to avoid equating the two.

How to Appreciate Early Jesus Symbols

Throughout history, Christians have used simple symbols - called monograms or Christograms - to represent Jesus. Some appear in early biblical manuscripts. Explore the history and meaning of some of these symbols.