A Meal that Fed Their Spirits

A sermon delivered by Robert Browning, Pastor, Smoke Rise Baptist Church, Stone Mountain, Ga., on January 9, 2011. Mark 14:17-26 Communion Devotion This was not a casual, relaxing meal around a table with dear friends. Tension was in the air and everyone felt it....

Let Us Break Bread Together

For most of Christian history, it was a commonplace that observance of Jewish ritual was at best meaningless, perhaps even harmful, and certainly to be avoided by Christians. For Jews, Christianity was the hostile “other,” and it was wise to have as little...