A Meal for Members Only: Ten Reasons Why Church Membership is Required for Participation in the Lord’s Supper

Last week, I wrote the first of a few articles addressing various practical issues related to the important (but all too often neglected) principle and practice of church membership. This second instalment provides some reasons why the Lord’s Supper is reserved for those who are Read More …

Meaningful Church Membership Part 2: Communion of the Saints

The Lord’s Supper is often commonly referred to as“Communion.”This is a special word that conjures images of closeness and intimacy; it evokes the idea of relationship.It is significant that it was in association with this meal that John “leaned on [Jesus’] breast” (John 21:20). It Read More …