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 […]

Hey! You Promised!

1. Preparation Before the communion lesson, sing the hymn (or the variation below of) “Standing on the Promises” During the passing of the trays, have a guitarist or keyboardist play a quiet, very slow, acoustic variation of the melody to the hymn “Standing on the Promises” Luke 22: 39-44 Jesus went out as usual to the […]

Seder Passover Service (Senses of Taste & Smell)

Could not parse XML from YouTube This is the culmination of our 4 part series of communion messages on the 5 Senses of the Passover. 1. Welcome Welcome to the Westside Church of Christ If this is your first time with us, we are very excited to share this unique experience with you. We are […]

The Sense of Sight

I. Preparation and Introduction Request that a classical piece be played live before the service – possibly piano & violin duet of “Lead Me To Calvary”. Make sure the verbal introduction to the piece mentions that the focus of communion message will be the Garden of Gethsemane. As we approach the Lord’s Supper this week, […]