Is the N.T. Church an Un-Assembled Assembly?

“I always thought persons had to assemble or congregate before one could call it an assembly or congregation. But the new ecclesiological innovation now tells me that you can have an un-assembled assembly, an un-congregated congregation, and un-churched church – which has never met and never will meet on this earth in this gospel age.” Wendell H. Rone

(Wendell H. Rone {1913-2003} was a leader of Baptists in Kentucky where he pastored several churches and served in a number of denominational positions. He has served as both professor and president of Mid-Continent Baptist Bible College in west Kentucky and has authored a number of books, included the well-known “Baptist Faith and Roman Catholicism.” The following quote is from page 10 of his book “What Is The Church?”)