Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 1,456 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”.
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…
Ordinances of the Church
Kevin Harris • FBC Los Fresnos • Sermon • • 366 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.
Within the realm of Christendom the Lord’s Supper has been seen as one of the most intimate ways to worship our Lord. This practice of observing the Lord’s Supper started within the early church it has been known by several names throughout early Christendom and is recognized as a “sacrament.” But before…
Dave Nisly • Sermon • • 135 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…
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…
Rev. Claude L. White, Jr. • Sermon • • 52 views
The Lord’s Supper It Is Done to Remember Christ and when he had given thanks, he broke it, and said, “This is my body, which is for you. Do this in remembrance of me.” In the same way also he took the cup, after supper, saying, “This cup is the new covenant in my blood. Do this, as often as you drink…
Max Fernandez • Sermon • • 40 views
Title: The Supreme Act of Worship Text: Introductory Thoughts: In consideration of the Lord’s Table, we are reminded of the sacrifice of Jesus Christ. It is hard for me not to consider the offering of Isaac by his father Abraham. What is it that is so striking to me about this account that when I think…
Micah Hackett • Sermon • • 34 views
Starting with the primitive background of the Lord's Supper, we will exposit the main passages in 1 Corinthians related to it under four divisions and follow it up with some comment on various controversies and clarifications on the issue.
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…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 23 views
The sacraments of baptism and the Lord’s Supper were instituted by Jesus Christ as signs and seals of the covenant. They explain the basis of this covenant and apply its benefits to believers. They replace circumcision and the Passover which were the sacraments of the old covenant.
Jim L. Wilson • Sermon • • 23 views
Matthew 26:17-30 Now on the first day of Unleavened Bread the disciples came to Jesus, saying, "Where do You want us to prepare for You to eat the Passover?"  And He said, "Go into the city to a certain man, and say to him, 'The Teacher says, "My time is at hand; I am to keep the Passover at your…
Pastor Brett • River Of Hope Church • Sermon • • 22 views • 30:59
Pastor Brett takes us deeper into one of the central mysteries of the Christian faith. We examine the sacrifice of Christ and the communion of the body.
Intro about Thanksgiving Someone may have communicated something like the following to Paul: “When the church was gathered at so-and-so’s house for the Lord’s Supper, they had their best friends (other richer families of the church) with them in the triclinium (dining room) where all the food was served…
Toby DeHay • Sermon • • 19 views
Occassionally each of us receive a regular "check-up" from our physician, dentist, or eye doctor. Scripture encourages us to do the same thing spiritually. Check your spiritual heart. Is there disunity within you spiritually? Check ourselves for gossip, slander, immorality, spiritual apathy, and more. Church, don't let a spirit of disunity come between each of us at Concord.