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THIS IS MY BLOOD OF THE COVENANT (2.5 MINUTE VIDEO)

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 Now as they were eating, Jesus took bread, and after blessing it broke it and gave it to the disciples, and said, “Take, eat; this is my body.” And he took a cup, and when he had given thanks he gave it to them, saying, “Drink of it, all of you, for this is my blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many for the forgiveness of sins.

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Christianity

Renewing Our Fellowship Mission

Acts 2:37-47

Last week the sermon challenged us to renew our discipleship mission. We were asked to prayerfully reflect on the words of Jesus: “If anyone wants to be my disciple, let them deny themselves, take up their cross, and follow me.” I hope you are as excited as I am, and maybe a little nervous, about being a part of a church that is seeking to be on a mission that is self-denying and cross-bearing, a part of a church that is not about creating programs that will benefit your life, but is about creating opportunities for you to give your life away. 1,665 more words

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Calvin

The Lord's Supper

For I received from the Lord what I also delivered to you, that the Lord Jesus on the night when he was betrayed took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it, and said, “This is my body which is for you. 1,220 more words

Open Theism

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It’s Easter afternoon.  Two of Jesus’ disciples are talking as they walk along the road to Emmaus.  They are utterly confused, trying to make sense of the news swirling in their minds. 576 more words

Biblical Meditation

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