Romans 13:1 Let every soul be subject unto the higher powers. For there is no power but of God: the powers that be are ordained of God.
God has ordained four institutions with an authority structure to keep things orderly; the family, the government, the business/workplace, and the church. God holds the head accountable for each institution they lead.
Ephesians 1:22-23 And hath put all things under his feet, and gave him to be the head over all things to the church, Which is his body, the fulness of him that filleth all in all.
God has instituted the new testament church to operate as the body of Christ that we would carry out the works he left us to do. This sermon gives eight reasons to attend church.