Requiring Baptism for Communion

In my church's statement of faith, statement XV, "Of Baptism and the Lord's Supper" explains baptism as, "a prerequisite...to the Lord's Supper." My church previously practiced what is known as "open" communion, which is a position that states that the Lord's Table is available to anyone who has professed faith in Christ. Our new statement of faith, … Continue reading Requiring Baptism for Communion

Displaying Death and Life: Baptism and the Lord’s Supper

Sermon Video: https://www.facebook.com/QuinaultBC/videos/2670491949873628/ Sermon Manuscript: 1 What shall we say then? Are we to continue in sin that grace may abound? 2 By no means! How can we who died to sin still live in it? 3 Do you not know that all of us who have been baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into … Continue reading Displaying Death and Life: Baptism and the Lord’s Supper

Churchless: 8 Reasons To Be A Part Of A Church

Is being a part of a local expression of the invisible body of Christ, the church, something that Christians should do? Is it taught anywhere in the Bible that we should actually go to church, or simply just be the church? Here are eight huge blessings you miss when you divorce yourself from the church: You Lose the Effectiveness … Continue reading Churchless: 8 Reasons To Be A Part Of A Church