When we left the Determined series for our Revival emphasis, Nehemiah had completed what God had called him to do! The walls of Jerusalem were rebuilt, but the most important thing Nehemiah needed to do was have a good follow through. Rebuilding the walls of the city was easy compared to what was next for Nehemiah. Through God's help he needed to rebuild the people! For years the Jews had been scattered and in captivity. They were now returning to their home with many different life experiences. This is much like the church today. What was Nehemiah's next move? Don't miss the closing sermons of this series! We hope to see you in worship on Sunday @ 10:30 am.
Yesterday, our church observed the ordinance of the Lord''s Supper or Communion as some call it. Our church is blessed to have a committee that prepares this for us on every fifth Sunday. This practice is designed to take us back in our hearts and minds to that dreadful night where Jesus sat at a table with His disciples to prepare them for His pending crucifixion . The purpose of the Lord's Supper is not for us to go through the motions, but to remember all that Christ did for us. His body was broken and blood was shed for the forgiveness of our sins. Communion is a time to reflect, appreciate and give honor to Jesus for what He endured for us. This ordinance is not for everyone. This is only to be taken by those who are believers and accepted Jesus as their ultimate forgiver and leader. To partake in this service in an unworthy state is sin. 1 Corinthians 11:27 (NLT) 27 So anyone who eats this bread or drinks this cup of the Lord unworthily is guilty of s