Understanding Why We need to partake the Covenant Meal

First, we need to understand the meaning of the Great Cross Exchange. 

The Cross, the New Covenant was cut and an important exchange took place. Jesus took our sin and all the bad we deserved, so that we could have all His good!

Jesus was perfectly good. He obeyed all of God's laws completely. So He deserved all God's blessings. We were sinners. We couldn't obey God's laws completely. And we deserved punishment and death, so we can have all of His blessings.

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Understanding Why We need to partake the Covenant Meal

First, we need to understand the meaning of the Great Cross Exchange. 

The Cross, the New Covenant was cut and an important exchange took place. Jesus took our sin and all the bad we deserved, so that we could have all His good!

Jesus was perfectly good. He obeyed all of God's laws completely. So He deserved all God's blessings. We were sinners. We couldn't obey God's laws completely. And we deserved punishment and death, so we can have all of His blessings. 

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LIFE through CHRIST!

Because of Jesus' obedience, we are saved. We are spared from God's wrath. Only thing we need to do is to "believe" and to have faith in His blood that shed on the cross. 

Now, by believing in Him, we will have Eternal Life (John 3:16). This is the Life that we have through CHRIST. 

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When Yes Means Yes

“But most of all, my brothers and sisters, never take an oath, by heaven or earth or anything else. Just say a simple yes or no, so that you will not sin and be condemned.” ‭‭James‬ ‭5:12‬ ‭NLT‬‬ Let your yes be “yes”, and your no be “no”. Speak as a person with conviction, assured…

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Suffering

“Yet what we suffer now is nothing compared to the glory he will reveal to us later.” ‭‭Romans‬ ‭8:18‬ ‭NLT‬‬ I have several devotions that I read, and by an awesome coincidence, the readings from today all dealt with the concept of suffering. We have always been told to endure and persevere; to finish the…

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Go ahead and weep

“While Jesus was here on earth, he offered prayers and pleadings, with a loud cry and tears, to the one who could rescue him from death. And God heard his prayers because of his deep reverence for God.” ‭‭Hebrews‬ ‭5:7‬ ‭NLT‬‬ “Groanings that are too deep for words” “Loud cry and tears” “Crushed with grief…

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