The sharp and the blunt

The gospel is sharp!  The church has a lot of power up her sleeve. As though a Harley Davidson in the garage, when you only thought you had a scooter (and as cool as scooters can be).  Or, an iPhone X, when you thought you had an old Nokia.  Or, a nugget of gold, when you … Continue reading The sharp and the blunt

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Do this in remembrance of me. The practice of communion.

Serve the congregation as the body of Christ ... In mass, sometimes the minister (the "presbyter") is the focal point of communion.  He - or in some denominations or regions, she - "presides", and serves communion for the congregation. And sometimes, "high churches" elevate the minister as the focal point; through such as architecture, silver and … Continue reading Do this in remembrance of me. The practice of communion.

The church has members in many nations.

"The church" has many millions of members in: The European Union, The United States, Brazil, Mexico, Russia, Philippines, Nigeria, The Democratic Republic of Congo, China, and Ethiopia. And, there are many thousands of members in: Bermuda, Cambodia, Dominica, The Faroe Islands, Greenland, The Federated States of Micronesia, Mongolia, San Marino, Seychelles, Tonga, and Turkey. ... * … Continue reading The church has members in many nations.