church member


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Noun1.church member - a religious person who goes to church regularlychurch member - a religious person who goes to church regularly
religious person - a person who manifests devotion to a deity
congregant - a member of a congregation (especially that of a church or synagogue)
Holy Roller - a member of a religion that expresses ecstatic fervor
parishioner - a member of a parish
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Lynde wouldn't go; she said horse racing was an abomination and, she being a church member, thought it her bounden duty to set a good example by staying away.
Your father, for example, settles in Vermont, in a town where all are, in fact, free and equal; becomes a regular church member and deacon, and in due time joins an Abolition society, and thinks us all little better than heathens.
We have men-stealers for ministers, women- whippers for missionaries, and cradle-plunderers for church members. The man who wields the blood- clotted cowskin during the week fills the pulpit on Sunday, and claims to be a minister of the meek and lowly Jesus.
They came to summon him to Lantern Yard, to meet the church members there; and to his inquiry concerning the cause of the summons the only reply was, "You will hear." Nothing further was said until Silas was seated in the vestry, in front of the minister, with the eyes of those who to him represented God's people fixed solemnly upon him.
Well, they used to have a prayer meeting on Sunday evenings, and all the church members present would get up and pray in turn, or say a few words on some Bible verse.
Snow was poor, sick, and a member of her church--it was the duty of all the church members to look out for her, of course.
Either the sudden gleams of light flashing over the obscure field bedazzled Goodman Brown, or he recognized a score of the church members of Salem village famous for their especial sanctity.
Church members were gazing with emotion upon a hill which they said was the one St.
A 52-year-old prophet, Adebola Olufowobi, who allegedly defrauded a female church member of N980,000, on Friday appeared in an Agbowa Magistrates' Court.
MacDonald was fired the following month after recordings he made that church leaders deemed "highly inappropriate" were aired by radio show host Mancow Muller, a former church member.
He however asked every church member to retrospect and take a stock of themselves so that they change and focus towards building the church and the nation.
Judith Powell, area co-ordinator for Operation Christmas Child and a church member, said this year the church had sent out 11,451 gift-filled shoeboxes.