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Communion Meditation 11: A Call to Repentance and Meditation

In the celebration of the covenant meal of the Lord’s Supper, our participation within the covenant community is affirmed. We are joined to Christ and to each other. 639 more words

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Christian Church Pastor Fired for Celebrating Lent

St. Louis, MO — After an emergency congregational meeting was called to determine if their senior minister was fit for his duties, Archway Christian Church unanimously fired . 313 more words

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Consecration and Covenant

(Originally published October 6, 2016)

In Bible study this week we looked at Joshua 5: 1-12.  After briefly reiterating the point that the Canaanites were quaking in fear at the miraculous crossing of the Jordan by the Israelites, we considered God’s command to circumcise the sons of Israel.  3,207 more words

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Communion Meditation 10: A Confessing Ordinance

In the words of institution for the Lord’s Supper, Paul states:

For as often as you eat this bread and drink the cup, you proclaim the Lord’s death until He comes.

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J.C. Ryle on the Lord's Supper

Matthew 26:26-29 is part of our read-through-the-Bible plan for today:

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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On the Believer's Relationship to the Lord's Supper

Because of the selfish indulgence of some within the church, the poor were being humiliated during the Lord’s Supper (1 Corinthians 11.22).  Such sins are so serious that they call forth the Lord’s judgment and discipline (1 Corinthians 11.29-34). 140 more words

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What Happens at the Table, Part I

Luke 14:1, 7-14

When I first started teaching High School English, it was part-time, teaching one section of 12th grade Modern Literature. I love all books, but it is the 19th and 20th centuries I love the most, so it wasn’t hard for me to share my passion and excitement for the books we read; Faulkner, Twain, Hemingway… these were authors that spoke to me. 1,826 more words

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