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The Lord's Supper

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September 16, 2019
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Don Wilton

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The Lord's Supper

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  • male announcer: God has an encouraging Word for you and me
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  • today through the Bible-based preaching of Dr. Don Wilton.
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  • And you've heard him say,
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  • "Do you know that you know that you know?
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  • You'll find out today.
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  • Dr. Don Wilton: If you will open your heart today, I want
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  • to pass on to you that which the Lord has put in my heart
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  • for the next few minutes.
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  • And I'm praying that God is going to give you a very fresh
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  • understanding of the deep significance of the Lord's
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  • Table, of this Communion service, of which you are
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  • invited to participate.
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  • We're all part of that.
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  • This is not a Baptist table.
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  • This is for all those who love the Lord Jesus, and this
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  • is the center of what we believe.
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  • If you look at me today and you say, "Well, Dr. Wilton,
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  • what exactly do you believe?"
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  • I'm about to show you, this is it because this is the ultimate
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  • message of hope.
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  • And so it is that Paul found himself on this journey, going
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  • through all of the cities in the known world to him,
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  • and he arrived in the city of Corinth.
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  • And if you take a peek over here with me, because we've been here
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  • already, but I just want to briefly contextualize because
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  • this is very important for all of us.
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  • In this journey of the Apostle Paul, as he left Berea and came
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  • down to the city of Athens, which is so critical.
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  • And then he crossed over the isthmus.
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  • By the way, there's a thin little strip of water there
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  • even today.
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  • So, if you were to go to the city of Corinth, the differences
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  • you might be in your motorcar, I certainly would be.
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  • I'd like to be on a motorbike with people like John Vernon and
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  • others, just enjoying ourselves.
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  • But there's like a little bridge way that actually joins this
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  • part of Greece to the mainland of Greece.
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  • It was a very, very critical place, but the important thing
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  • about Corinth is that Corinth
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  • was a very troubled city.
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  • Now, you would not have thought so because they had a lot of
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  • the very best of their known world.
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  • They had lots of shops, merchants.
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  • They had places to go, they had the beauty of the land.
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  • This was a very beautiful part of the country.
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  • I don't know to what extent back then they enjoyed taking
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  • outings, but I should imagine there was many a family picnic
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  • that went on on some of these cliffs.
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  • It was a great family place.
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  • It was cosmopolitan.
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  • It was a mixture of every kind of person from every region of
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  • the world.
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  • And because it was surrounded by sea, it was infiltrated a lot by
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  • merchant seaman, Navy personnel.
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  • But there was a serious problem with this because all of these
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  • people brought in their own perspective.
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  • So, the court of public opinion in Corinth was very troublesome
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  • in many way because everybody had an opinion.
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  • But there was little one problem that was happening here at
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  • Corinth.
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  • All those opinions out there evidently found their way into
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  • the church.
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  • No, sir.
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  • In Corinth, they had a serious problem because the church was
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  • established, and believers were gathering, and many of them were
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  • bringing the outside inside,
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  • and it seriously messed up the church.
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  • I'm gonna make a pretty tough statement here today 'cause
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  • people say this.
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  • "Well, you know, in the church, everybody has say so."
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  • No, you don't.
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  • I don't, you don't because Christ is the head of the
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  • church.
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  • And just as an, matter of--he's not a Republican, and he's not a
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  • Democrat either.
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  • Would somebody say, "Praise God"?
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  • Right?
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  • And Paul here finds himself in Corinth.
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  • I want you just very quickly with me turn to the Book of
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  • Acts, chapter 18.
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  • I'm gonna read you one verse, the Book of Acts chapter 18.
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  • And just take a look with me at verse 13, Acts chapter 18 and
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  • verse 13.
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  • You're a man who is persuaded people to worship God
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  • contrary to the law.
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  • I don't have a lot of time to unpack this today, but there
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  • were two things that governed the gathering of believers at
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  • the church of Corinth.
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  • One was the behavior of the pagans, and the second thing was
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  • the letter of the Mosaic Law,
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  • "Thou shalt not."
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  • And the way in which we are going to justify our behavioral
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  • patterns according to the pagans, is we're going to invoke
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  • Mosaic law.
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  • If we can get on the right side of the rabbis and
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  • the religious rulers, we've got it made inside the church and
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  • all we have to do is satisfy the letter of the law.
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  • And Paul said these things ought not to be.
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  • So, go back to 1 Corinthians and chapter 2.
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  • All of you look at 1 Corinthians chapter 2.
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  • This is what Paul told these people.
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  • In 1 Corinthians chapter 2 he said, "When I came to you, I did
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  • not came--come to you proclaiming the testimony of God
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  • with all kinds of lofty speech and wisdom, rather I came to you
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  • knowing nothing among you,
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  • accepting Jesus Christ and him crucified."
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  • Why was Paul so determined to focus on Jesus?
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  • Three reasons, they're all powerful.
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  • Number one, because the world was infiltrating the church.
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  • I say to you with all the love in my heart,
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  • the Evangelical church in America
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  • needs to sit up and take note.
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  • Back there in Corinth, the behavior of the world had
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  • found his way into the inside of God's church.
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  • The world had infiltrated the church, and Paul knew it.
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  • The second reason why he was so determined was because
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  • the law was binding them to rules and regulations.
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  • There's such a fine line, isn't there?
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  • You know, I want to encourage all of you to tithe
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  • because it's God's way.
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  • But not even tithing can be written down as a law related to
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  • your relationship and the expression of your life in
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  • Christ, any more than me preaching is, or going on
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  • a mission trip.
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  • I do this because I am a saved man, because Jesus is
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  • in my heart, not in order to accomplish my salvation.
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  • I can't help myself tithing 10% of all my income to my church,
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  • I just can't help myself because that's what God says.
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  • And I do it not in order to gain favor with God,
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  • or to accomplish my salvation.
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  • I do it because he gave his life for me, and because he suffered
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  • on a cross for me, and because I'm forgiven.
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  • I cannot outgive God and now I know that everything that I have
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  • comes from him to begin with.
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  • That's why we do that.
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  • We love because he loved us.
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  • You know, I can't help loving you,
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  • and it's just, it's so real.
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  • I can't help it.
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  • And Jesus said, "By this will all people know that you belong
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  • to me because you love one another."
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  • But thirdly, because the cross was the only means of
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  • forgiveness, you had people in the church of Corinth that were
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  • sinning greatly.
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  • And Paul knew that the only means by which they could be
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  • forgiven was through the cross of the Lord Jesus Christ.
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  • That's why he died upon the cross.
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  • That's why we have such good news.
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  • That's why this is the only message of hope.
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  • Now, turn the 1 Corinthians chapter 11.
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  • Everybody, I want you to look at 1 Corinthians chapter 11.
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  • I'm gonna read this passage to you.
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  • I really believe you might hear some things in, perhaps,
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  • a fresh perspective today.
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  • Why did Paul present the Lord's Supper to the church at Corinth?
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  • Why did he, why did God want him to write this to these people
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  • here in Corinth?
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  • This place where there was, that was so economically powerful,
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  • that had such family atmosphere, that was so cosmopolitan, that
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  • was overwhelmed by merchants, and yet was so deeply entrenched
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  • in pagan practices, in immorality, in political
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  • struggles.
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  • This Corinth, Paul looked at them and in 1 Corinthians 11,
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  • this is what he said to the church, to the people, to
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  • someone like me.
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  • He said, "In the following instructions, I do not commend
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  • you because you--when you come together,
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  • it's not for the better, but for the worse.
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  • In the first place when you come together as a church, I hear
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  • that there are divisions among you, and I believe it is true.
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  • There must be."
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  • Now, it gets very facetious here, sarcastic.
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  • "Well, obviously, they must be in order that those who are
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  • genuine, those who think they are somebodies among you get the
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  • proper recognition.
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  • So, I guess you've gotta all try and prove to each other how
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  • magnificent you are, how important you are, how political
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  • astute you are, how vocal you are.
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  • I mean, it's a--he just puts this on to our human
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  • personality, doesn't he?
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  • Verse 20, "Now when you come together, it's not the Lord's
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  • Supper that you're eating, for in eating, each one goes ahead
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  • with his own meal.
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  • And many of you are just getting drunk.
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  • Some of you have even turned the church into nothing but your
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  • means by which all you're try to do is to satisfy your own human
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  • desires."
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  • That's what he was saying there.
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  • "You've just turned your church into just a place where whatever
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  • it is you do out there, you do in here.
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  • It's got nothing to do with Jesus."
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  • Half of America today spend the time going around saying,
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  • "I want to go to a church that can provide for me,
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  • can make me happy.
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  • If they don't have what I want, I'm not going there."
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  • And in reality, in the totality of the church and all the things
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  • that God gives us to do, I mean, our young people today are in
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  • Panama City, Florida, hundreds of them.
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  • God is pouring out his Spirit upon them.
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  • Many of them have come to know Christ.
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  • The team gets on the road this afternoon.
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  • We're praying for them they're having a ball.
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  • I'm jealous, they're at the beach.
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  • The church is a vibrant place where people come together on
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  • mission and we show one another how to live.
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  • But Paul looked at them and he said, "Listen, the problem with
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  • you is when you come together, all you're wanting to do is
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  • bring outside in here and you're forgetting the real reason why
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  • you come together."
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  • Verse 22, "What?
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  • Do you not have your own homes and places to eat and drink in?
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  • You despise the Church of God?
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  • Shall I commend you in this?"
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  • Paul said, "No, will not."
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  • And here it is, "For I received from the Lord Jesus which are
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  • also delivered to you.
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  • But the Lord Jesus on the night when he was betrayed, he took
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  • bread.
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  • And when he had given thanks, he broke it and he said, 'This is
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  • my body which is broken for you.
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  • Do this in remembrance of me.' And in the same way also he took
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  • the cup off the supper saying, 'This cup is the new covenant in
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  • my blood.
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  • Do this as often as you drink it in remembrance of me.
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  • For as often as you eat this bread, and drinks the cup, you
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  • are proclaiming Jesus's death until he comes again.
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  • Whoever therefore eats the bread drinks the cup in an unworthy
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  • manner, we just talked about what an unworthy manner is.
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  • Anyone who drinks eats, anyone who comes he's placing
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  • before God's people the centerpiece on the mantlepiece.
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  • Anyone who eats and drinks will be guilty concerning the blood
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  • of the Lord Jesus, therefore examine yourself
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  • before the Lord.
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  • And if anyone who eats or drinks without discerning, without
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  • understanding the body and the cup, eats and drinks judgment
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  • on himself, be careful," he said, church.
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  • Be careful, you leaders be careful.
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  • Don't you bring your politics, and your social junk, and
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  • your pet peeves into the church.
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  • Don't you sit there, don't strut around.
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  • Don't behave badly in God's house.
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  • Don't be anything less than 100% unified in Christ.
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  • You've got too much out there.
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  • There's too much division going on.
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  • There's too much distress.
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  • There are too many people hurting.
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  • They are too many people seeking.
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  • The pagans are going berserk.
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  • Legislation is being passed every day that defies the very
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  • name of the Lord Jesus Christ.
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  • When you come together in God's house, you look into the face of
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  • the one who gave his life for man, for every person,
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  • every man, every woman, every boy, and every girl.
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  • Then he says in verse 33, so when you do this, and come
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  • together and you receive the bread, and then the cup, wait.
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  • And when you've received the bread and then when
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  • you've received the cup, wait.
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  • Why wait? Why do we wait?
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  • You ever heard someone say, "Oh please, that--you don't."
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  • I take that very seriously.
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  • We do wait.
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  • But he's saying symbolically, this is Jesus, the greatest
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  • among us and the least among us.
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  • Let's rally around Jesus.
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  • I'm going to ask today my two brothers Steve Wise and
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  • Eddie Robertson to join me here at the table up in the balcony,
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  • Keith Phillips and Sal Barone, and we're going to participate
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  • together in the Lord's table.
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  • We're gonna receive the bread together.
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  • Our servant leaders are gonna come give it to you.
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  • When you get it, let's just do what the Bible says, shall we?
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  • Hold it, wait.
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  • And when we've all got it, let's eat together and that is a sign
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  • of our oneness around Jesus, around Jesus.
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  • Welcome to God's table.
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  • It's so wonderful for us to be able to participate together
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  • like this around the Lord's table, and I'm so glad that
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  • you're joining with us as we do so today.
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  • You will see me handing out the bread and as I do that, we're so
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  • reminded of the Lord Jesus Christ who gave his life for us,
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  • his body to be broken, just incredible love given to all of
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  • us that we might all have life.
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  • You can participate.
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  • And I pray and trust that you're are able to get a little bread,
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  • something that you could participate with us and in just
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  • a moment, I'm going to invite all of us to eat together,
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  • signifying our unity as Christian men and women who love
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  • the Lord Jesus Christ, and who thank him for what he did for us
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  • upon the cross.
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  • One body, one Lord, one faith, on baptism, Jesus said,
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  • "This is my body, which is broken for you."
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  • Look at us.
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  • Look at us.
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  • We're old, and young, and tall, and short, very slim, round.
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  • Just think about that.
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  • Think of what God's people represent.
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  • And Jesus brings our whole life into perspective.
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  • Let's eat and thank Jesus together.
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  • In the same way, when we receive the cup, we will retain it and
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  • then we will all drink together.
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  • In just the same way, you are seeing me take the cup, and I'm
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  • serving the deacons in our church and inviting them as we
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  • all participate in drinking from the cup, being reminded of the
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  • blood of the Lord Jesus Christ
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  • that was shed upon the cross for us.
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  • You know, the Bible says without the shedding of blood, there can
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  • be no forgiveness of sin, and I hope that you have been able to
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  • participate with us.
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  • In just a moment, I'm going to go back to my position and then
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  • I'm going to invite all of us to drink together, as we remember
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  • the Lord's death until he comes again.
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  • Thank you for what you mean to me, and to all of us.
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  • And isn't it wonderful to know that together we are all one in
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  • Christ Jesus?
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  • Well, they were it is, the church.
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  • I drink with you this cup in unity because together we know
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  • that it's because the blood of Jesus was shed on Calvary that
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  • we have forgiveness of sin, that we've been set free and that one
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  • day, we're all just going to be in heaven, joining all our loved
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  • ones forever.
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  • I love you today.
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  • Let's drink together.
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  • male: What a special time this has been around the family
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  • table, the family of God.
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  • I pray that you've enjoyed this opportunity to participate in
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  • Communion.
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  • But as Dr. Don was talking about forever, and those friends in
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  • heaven that we look towards, I wonder if maybe some of you,
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  • maybe you are going, "I'm not so sure I'm ready for forever."
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  • You can be just by being a part of this family and the way you
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  • do that is a simple, honest prayer.
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  • As a matter of fact, you can repeat after me.
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  • "Lord God, I realized my sin has separated me from you, and I'm
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  • not a part of the family of God.
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  • But today, Lord Jesus, I confess that you are the Son of God.
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  • I believe you died on the cross for my sins, and you rose from
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  • the grave to give me new life.
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  • Jesus, I believe in you.
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  • Save me.
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  • In your name I pray, amen."
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  • It really is that straightforward and that simple.
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  • grow in Christ.
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  • Dr. Wilton: You know, in all my years of sitting at the feet
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  • of Dr. Billy Graham, he said this to me.
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  • He said, "Don, the most important thing in life is to
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