Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the Lord your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.” The most spoken directive from God in the whole bible is to NOT BE AFRAID The need to know that we are: Not alone in life That someone is one our side…
Aaron Sturgill • Sermon • • 3,284 views
Introduction Believers dare not come to the table except with a repentant heart. “Whoever eats this bread or drinks this cup of the Lord in an unworthy manner,” as Paul puts it, “drinks judgment to himself.” That should be a sobering warning, especially when the apostle adds that because of this offense…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 2,417 views
The commemoration and remembrance of Jesus Christ’s last supper, and all the benefits that result to believers. Other terms have been used subsequently by Christians, including “Communion” and “Eucharist”.
Ordinances of the Church
Kevin Harris • FBC Los Fresnos • Sermon • • 920 views • 45:10
This is an overview of the purpose of the Lord's Supper and the expectations of those partaking.
Discovering the Church
The first Christians assembled together on the first day of the week to commemorate Jesus Christ’s resurrection through the Lord’s Supper. The Lord’s Day quickly became the focal point of the Christian week, assuming the characteristics of the Jewish Sabbath, namely worship and rest.
Partaking of the Lord’s Table 1 Corinthians 11:17-34 Intro : Today we commemorate a Christian institution that is 2,000 years old. In our observance of the Lord’s Supper, we participate in a form of worship that is as old as Christianity itself. In fact, the Lord’s Supper observance was inaugurated by…
28 Even as the Son of man came not to be ministered unto, but to minister, and to give his life a ransom for many. 6 Who gave himself a ransom for all, to be testified in due time. 18 Forasmuch as ye know that ye were not redeemed with corruptible things, as silver and gold, from your vain conversation…
Introduction Issues with Technology and Fine Dining USA Today reported that a chef named R.J. Cooper was opening a restaurant. The carpenter asked him if he would be installing a cell phone charging station at the hostess desk. R.J Cooper answered this question abruptly with NO - 100% NO. The article…
Spiritual practices extend into the community of faith when we practice prayer, study, unity, worship, confession and feasting together.
Dave Nisly • Sermon • • 367 views
Do this in remembrance of Me... Tonight we are gathered - a group of believers - a local body of Christ - to reflect on and again remember the incredible sacrifice that Jesus Christ made for each one of us. Jesus Himself told the disciples with Him the night before to remember… do this in remembrance…
Terry Lee Corpier • Salem UMC - Springtown, PA • Sermon • • 354 views • 27:03
The Road to Emmaus: An Unexpected Journey The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Description of a Hobbit by the Author J.R. Tolkien Bilbo was a simple Hobbit with simple needs of hearth and home, but his friend Gandalf knew that there were things that Bilbo could do that would benefit others. Like Bilbo,…
Aaron Sturgill • Sermon • • 343 views
Purpose Statement. Last week we were able to consider the fact that the proper observance of the Lord’s Supper promotes unity within the body of Christ, and next week we will look more closely at how the proper observance of the Lord’s Supper protects the church from judgment. This week we will consider…