"And let us consider one another to provoke unto love and to good works: Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as the manner of some is; but exhorting one another: and so much the more, as ye see the day approaching."
Hebrews 10:24, 25
"For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them."
"I will give thee thanks in the great congregation: I will praise thee among much people."
"Then Peter and the other apostles answered and said, We ought to obey God rather than men."