The Open Book - Do I Need Church?

Loyiso Bala asks - "Do I need Church?" He is joined by author and singer, Rami Chuene who has given up on church. He also speaks to Pastor of Faith Hill Church, Tafara Butayi, who provides a Biblical reference for the importance of church. Last but not least, Joshua McCauley, who pastors Redemption Church in the most unconventional way, joins the discussion.
26 Nov 2015 English South Africa Christianity · Religion & Spirituality

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