The true church of Jesus Christ is not just a Sunday church. It takes real commitment. It is more than just words and beliefs. For example, it has a welfare system that ensures nobody goes hungry.
And with great power gave the apostles witness of the resurrection of the Lord Jesus: and great grace was upon them all. Neither was there any among them that lacked: for as many as were possessors of lands or houses sold them, and brought the prices of the things that were sold, And laid [them] down at the apostles' feet: and distribution was made unto every man according as he had need.
Even the ministers are unpaid!
1 Corinthians 9:18
What is my reward then? [Verily] that, when I preach the gospel, I may make the gospel of Christ without charge, that I abuse not my power in the gospel.
(This is pretty clear. The original Greek wording of "without charge" definitely refers to money.)
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