1) The Local Church here refers to the local churches the world over, which consist of the blood bought Christians who constitute the Body of Christ.
2) The issues raised below are based on the fact that we must represent Christ in ALL that we do by the simple reason that we don’t do such a belief any justice at all if we don’t. This does not mean that we are perfect but we must live towards the ideal, our shortcomings regardless, allowing the Holy Spirit to work in us. If, to start with, our purposes and mechanisms do not allow us to do this, this cannot be achieved.
3) The concerns are certain beliefs and practices, as have been mentioned, that have permeated the Local Church. The issues are intended for consideration and correction, in light of the reasons mentioned.