Why Communion?

Why Communion?

Communion. The Lord’s Supper. The Eucharist. This meal at the center of Christian worship goes by many different names. Yet, regardless of your tradition Communion is of utmost importance. Some congregations celebrate it weekly, others monthly, and still others less frequently. It begs the question, why communion? Why is this celebration central to the worship of God’s people? Why has it been of such importance? (more…)...
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On Conversation

On Conversation

I have been thinking about the nature of conversations lately. With the political season ramping up and discussions about RFRA and other big issues hitting the spot light, it has me thinking about how we engage with those who are different from us. What I'm seeing are two kinds of people. The first is the "belligerent tool". The second is the "milksop doormat". Both are unhelpful and neither really bring anything to the conversation. There's a third way. A better way. (more…)...
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