The N.T. Church does not observe the Passover, but we do observe the Lord’s Supper as a memorial of “Christ our passover” (1 Cor. 5:7). Let’s examine four aspects of Christ instituting this local church ordinance.
We like to choose not only the place we want to serve, but also the people we want to serve! If some people knew that someone was about to betray them, or desert them in their hour of need, they would probably “unfriend” them!
The Tears of Jesus John 11:35; Luke 19:41; Heb. 5:7 cf. Luke 22:44-46 Our text is the shortest verse in the Bible, yet one of the most profound. No preacher could ever fully exhaust the truth of these two words. I have seen babies cry… children cry… teenagers, middle-aged, and the elderly cry. I have […]
Jesus is making His final approach to Calvary. He arrives at Bethany a few days before He will be crucified. Bethany was two miles from Jerusalem. Jesus visited Bethany six times. Bethany appears to be one of Christ’s favorite places to visit (not Nazareth… Jerusalem).