Did Jesus Observe Hanukkah?

1. Introduction  We are about to celebrate our communion service, so instead of opening with a communion song, we will watch this video. Dim the lights. Here we go. Could not parse XML from YouTube Some of you might be asking “What in the world does this have to do with Christmas?” And the answer […]

Child Sacrifice & Abraham

Could not parse XML from YouTube 1. Preparation Bring some vegetables with you as a visual aid – something to represent a “harvest”. I brought potatoes, onions and an ear of corn. 2. Introduction Human Sacrifice What comes to mind when you think of this? Child Sacrifice What comes to mind when you think of […]

Jesus Drank the 5th Cup

Could not parse XML from YouTube 1. Preparation In preparing for the communion message, it would be advisable (a) to sing “Lead me to Calvary” (aka “King of my Life”) directly before the Communion and (b) that when standing at the podium, there should already be 5 cups of juice at the front. They can […]

Jesus’ Passover Song, Psalm 116

1. Preparation (a) Hymn to be sung earlier in the service: “Come Fill My Cup” (Let it overflow with love) (b) Song to be played directly before the Communion presentation: Acapella’s “Not My Will But Thine” (on the album “Set Me Free”). The performance in the video below depicts the pain and the suffering of […]