|Whatever Happened to Communion & Baptism?|
Or, why aren’t we doing what Jesus told us to do?
There is no greater signal that evangelicals have long forgotten their roots than the disrepair into which the sacraments have fallen in our day. By way of reminder, we should note that the Second Great Awakening began as a Communion retreat. Churches from all over gathered at Cane Ridge, Kentucky, in August 1801 to prepare themselves for and then partake in Communion. As I wrote in an article on this revival:
Communions (annual three-to-five-day meetings climaxed with the Lord’s Supper) gathered ...
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Why aren’t we doing what Jesus told us to do?