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Today's Devotion

Obedient Practices: Communion

  • November 16, 2018 | Psalm 141:2
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When Jane has guests for dinner, she often sets the table with her “good” china. She treasures the set because she received it as a wedding gift—but the dishes themselves are rather ordinary, having been purchased at a grocery store in 1979. What makes them special is what they represent, not what they are made of. The same could be said of the Lord’s Supper. This meal instituted by Christ is both common and special. It is composed of the common elements of bread and wine, but it is special for what it represents.

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