1. The Christian Church has women counselors, Directors and Lecturers; the church of Christ
does not (1 Tim. 2:11-12; 1 Cor. 14:34).
2. The Christian Church has Educational Directors, Associate Ministers and Youth Directors; the
church of Christ has elders, deacons, evangelists and teachers (Eph. 4:11; Phil. 1:1).
3. The Christian Church has Missionary, Benevolent and Educational Organizations to execute
the work of the church; the church of Christ does not (Eph. 4:4; Eph. 3:10, 21).
4. The Christian Church celebrates days of heathen worship, such as Easter, Mother's Day and
Christmas; the church of Christ does not (Gal. 4:10).
5. The Christian Church fellowships various denominations in their activities, leaving the
impression that all are brethren; the church of Christ does not (2 Jn. 9-11; Gal. 1:6-10).
6. The Christian Church seeks to get crowds with Youth Meetings, Campaigns for Christ, Rallies,
Drives and Promotions; the church of Christ does not (Rom. 1:16; Rev. 22:18-19).
7. The Christian Church emphasizes society and the physical man by appealing to the carnal
nature with church carnivals, bands, plays, choruses, dramatics, church kitchens, church camps,
and elaborate fellowship halls; the church of Christ does not (1 Cor. 10:7; Rom. 14:17; 1 Cor.
8. The Christian Church elevates its preachers above the rest of the members by using such titles
as Pastor, Superintendent, President and Doctor; the church of Christ does not (Matt. 23:5-12).
9. The Christian Church misuses the name "christian," which is a noun, by speaking of "Christian
nations," "Christian schools," and "Christian Churches." The church of Christ does not (Acts
10. The Christian Church takes up collections at services other than on the first day of the week,
and uses unscriptural means such as suppers, property rentals and special collections to raise
money for the church; the church of Christ does not (1 Cor. 16:1- 2).
11. The Christian Church owns and operates Publishing Houses, Radio Stations, Hospitals, and
other Benevolent Societies; churches of Christ build nothing but churches (Eph. 3:21)
12. The Christian Church owns, supports and operates schools for secular education, through
theological schools; the church of Christ does not (1 Tim. 3:15).
13. The Christian Church has a compromising spirit, will not defend its doctrines, is nothing but a man-made denomination, has no regard for the authority of the Bible, bases its practice on the silence of the Scriptures, and appeals to the traditions of the elders rather than go to the simple unadulterated gospel of Christ. The Christian Church is not a part of the New Testament church and should not be regarded as a friend of Christ nor of the truth.