We have the Holy Spirit given to us as a seal that we belong to God. The answer comes in verse 26. Do this in remembrance of me.” In the same way also he took the cup, after supper, saying, “This cup is the new covenant in my blood. 2 0 obj Or to tell a church that the reason many in the church are sick and dying is because God is judging them - Mood Watch would definitely be flagging that. This is my blood of the new covenant which is shed for you." The Lord will lead you if you ask Him to. Attendance at the Lord’s Supper is the Christian’s … I remembered the time Karen came to me and asked me to do a favor. Perhaps the wealthy were able to meet earlier and the poor had to work longer hours because we know that by the time they got there, there was nothing left for them. 23. '. Not eternal judgment, but physical, temporal judgment that is leaving some weak and ill, and some have even died. 4�.0,` �3p� ��H�.Hi@�A>� Verse 33 says, "so then, my brothers, when you come together to eat, wait for one another ." But it was a sacred moment between Jesus and his chosen twelve, his people. Love one another, regardless of differences or preferences. The rich left the Lord's Supper feeling honored and treated as special because of their status, and the poor left the Lord's Supper having been shamed and dishonored because of their poverty. The text implies the possibility of forgetfulness concerning him whom gratitude and affection should constrain them to remember. Alistair Begg helps us to reflect on the meaning and importance of the Lord’s Supper, specifically calling to mind who Christ is, and all that He has done on our behalf. When Jesus took the bread, and took the cup and said, “This is My body which is given for you; do this in remembrance of Me,” (Luke22:19), he was establishing a memorial that the Church was to continue until He returns. endobj We have not the ability to save ourselves. English Español Try It Free Login Language English Español Register Login Sermons All Sermons; SEE IMPORTANT COVID-19 GUIDELINES... https://www.gracecorning.org/virus, July 12, 2015 SERMON TEXT: 1 Corinthians 11:23-29. In verse 23 Paul reminds them of what the Lord's Supper, communion, is really about. Is this what Jesus meant when he said do this in remembrance of me? Communion is not communion, Paul says, if you don't see one another as brothers and sisters in Christ, equal and the same in Christ, and extend love and acceptance and a sharing, inclusive welcome to all, regardless of their economic or social status. In Remembrance Of Me In this message, we shall consider the things concerning the Lord Jesus Christ that we must always remember, namely: God’s PROMISE, God’s PROVISION, and God’s PLAN. We look BACKWARD to the cross The Lord’s Supper is a memorial supper, a ceremony of remembrance. The in-crowd and the out-crowd. Henry Mahan In Remembrance of Me Mailing Address: PO Box 12, Corning, NY 14830, Location: 580 West Water Street, Painted Post, NY 14870 | (607) 654-7755, © 2021 Grace Community Church. Unfortunately the church today isn't immune to fragmenting into different types of  "haves" and "have-nots". A young guy asked if anyone wanted a seat, implying that he'd be happy to throw the homeless man off the seats. All of us can think of times (some more than others) when we have forgotten something. We all come to Jesus blind and naked and poor because spiritually we have not sight or clothing or wealth. ��.3\����r���Ϯ�_�Yq*���©�L��_�w�ד������+��]�e�������D��]�cI�II�OA��u�_�䩔���)3�ѩ�i�����B%a��+]3='�/�4�0C��i��U�@ёL(sYf����L�H�$�%�Y�j��gGe��Q�����n�����~5f5wug�v����5�k��֮\۹Nw]������m mH���Fˍe�n���Q�Q��`h����B�BQ�-�[l�ll��f��jۗ"^��b���O%ܒ��Y}W�����������w�vw����X�bY^�Ю�]�����W�Va[q`i�d��2���J�jGէ������{�����׿�m���>���Pk�Am�a�����꺿g_D�H��G�G��u�;��7�7�6�Ʊ�q�o���C{��P3���8!9������-?��|������gKϑ���9�w~�Bƅ��:Wt>���ҝ����ˁ��^�r�۽��U��g�9];}�}��������_�~i��m��p���㭎�}��]�/���}������.�{�^�=�}����^?�z8�h�c��' To do this in remembrance of Christ means we take action - action that looks a lot like Jesus. As Jesus ate that last Passover meal with his disciples they came to the point in the meal when every year the Jews would take the bread and say, This is the bread of affliction which our ancestors ate in the land of Egypt. 2612 << /ProcSet [ /PDF /Text ] /ColorSpace << /Cs1 7 0 R >> /Font << /F3.0 10 0 R 11:24,25). A month later I got a letter from Karen - Phil had asked her to marry him! << /Length 15 0 R /N 3 /Alternate /DeviceRGB /Filter /FlateDecode >> Then she stood up and said in a loud voice to the entire subway car, "all of us, like this man, need Jesus, and my boyfriend is going to tell you how you can be saved!" A sermon based on 1 Corinthians 11:23-29. But is this what Jesus means by "do this in remembrance of me"? Sermon by David Garrison If you have any technical issues regarding the sermon link below, or to request a sermon on CD or DVD, please contact Tim here. 17 0 obj Featuring a sermon puts it on the front page of the site and is the most effective way to bring this sermon to the attention of thousands including all mobile platforms + newsletter. What does Jesus mean when he says "do this in remembrance of me"? "Do This In Remembrance Of Me" Sermon. Maybe there's a few here who have never believed in Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior. I can't wait until they come out with an app called "Stupid Watch" to warn me when I write something stupid. Passage: 1 Corinthians 11:17–11:34. We are at the Lord’s Table to remember Jesus and to look forward to his return. (1 Corinthians 11:23-26 ESV). This do, as often as you drink it, in remembrance of me.' They didn't see the twinkle in your eye as you wrote it. This passage emphasizes to us two things about the person and work of our Lord That's key - that's what the Corinthian church is missing, what they're getting wrong. There's the story of a Presbyterian preacher who while on vacation visited a little Methodist church in the Pocono mountains of Pennsylvania. Chris Strevel Do This in Remembrance of Me How Jesus, with a mighty hand, redeemed us back to God! Phil was an usher in the church, Karen was the worship leader, and during one service as God was deeply moving in hearts, Phil looked up and saw Karen worshiping the Lord, and she stood there with her face turned upwards towards heaven in reverent worship looking like an angel, and he prayed, "Lord if you give her to me, I'll never ask you for another thing the rest of my life!". q�r�o�*MX���m�tfc�m�6%E`�{���Q���u�B�?a����O� Mϩ��F�M�@u�[�%��r�b���Y�� B�9'�}�K��U�3-�JP:[t�u��ߥ�"ׇM��`7�Z�i?�P�܃�U��/������� g�Y$�{p-/h�km����-a���A� ��Y�0ũw;�>V���KB������g'l�$N�"���)�p-��d"y�z�=ʷ}��O�L�BD��k�;�R�3S�I.0$O�������¾O�^���L�S�d�5�5�/������c ��jf�h1�C{s��E�ӣ�д��HQ��,��ǂ�!����3scG5��x��F�7�u�|�N/�=�&/� �d�9�Lz� ��Z���P�!H�w��hP��ɒ�r� vq������,l���YTA�:G[|sϛ�a��s�p=������ �2@�᲌ʑC��o�ſ �����?���w�,̈qa�h�p�aWe��o������P�'؇Y}4&�?�/� G����0ٽ� Use the In Remembrance Of Me Decoder as a fun activity for your next children's sermon. Do this in remembrance of me means to remember how Jesus, on the cross, as his body was pierced by nails and his blood flowed over the wood and to the ground, delivered us from the bondage of our sins. The first communion was with the 12 apostles, one of whom betrayed Jesus and left before the final moments of communion. Please be sure to include the date of the sermon with your request. Do this in remembrance of me: So today is November 11th 2005; and it is good and right that we again remember the men and women who fought in the Great Wars to preserve our freedom. 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The Jews weren't remembering the affliction of their fathers in order to dwell on the affliction, but rather to remember how with a mighty hand God delivered them from that affliction! We’re going to take a look at the who, what, when, where, why and how of this ordinance of the New Testament church. We have the hope of eternal life!! Use the In Remembrance Of Me Decoder as a fun activity for your next children's sermon. In the apostle Paul's record of the instituting of the Lord's Supper, twice he has Jesus say "in remembrance of Me" (1 Cor. We are going to listen to what the Bible has to say about it through the story of "Feeding the Four Thousand" in Mark 8:1-8. Does it sound familiar? Alex A. Gondola, Jr. Come As You Are. We have received the power to become children of God. 14 0 obj That's down from last week." From the beginning, Jesus designed for the bread and the cup to be eaten and drank in remembrance of Him on a regular basis. Today’s message is entitle "Do This in remembrance of me" now these are familiar words to us - they are even engraved on the front of this table. Or the phrase, "do you despise the church of God?" Do this in remembrance of me reminds us not only of our relationship with Jesus, but of our relationship with each other. Anniversary It was sometime around 1982 and I was leaving Long Island to move to Illinois but before I left I was scheduled to go out to dinner with a young man in her church named Phil that she had grown to really care for and she asked me if I would pump him to see if he felt the same way about her. Do This In Remembrance of Me. One more story: Phil and Karen were engaged to be married and for some reason had to take a trip into NYC. Do this, as often as you drink it, in remembrance of me’” (1 Corinthians 11:23–25). That some of the words and phrases he chose could be inflammatory, such as telling a church that their meetings are doing more harm than good. In the same way, after supper he took the cup, saying, "This cup is the new covenant in my blood; do this, whenever you drink it, in remembrance of me." The sermon was given by Pastor Dan Trepanier on May 10th, 2020. This is why Paul says that their meetings are doing more harm than good. We know from archeological research that the typical wealthy home had a dining room called a triclinium that would have room for only about a dozen guests, and so the majority of the guests would eat in the atrium (courtyard) which could seat a much larger group of people. 3027 1 Corinthians 11:23-25 [ /ICCBased 14 0 R ] No, it means something very different than that. Do This in Remembrance of Me. The passage we read this morning is one of the most emotionally charged passages in 1 Cor. What does it mean to remember? Speaker: Allen Snapp Series: Letter to a Really Messed up Church, Topic: Powered by Church Plant Media, Christianity Stands or Falls on the Resurrection. Tony Nester. It's about the church being fragmented along the lines of  the "haves" and the "have-nots". The main passage for this message is Luke 22:14-30. Or more to the point, it's about humiliation. | That is why Jesus said, “This do in remembrance of Me.” And, that is the thought … “This do in remembrance of me.” If you know nothing of a person; if you have had no acquaintance with him, you cannot remember him. endobj Dave Johnson Sermon: “Do this in Remembrance of Me” (I Corinthians 11:23-25) Maundy Thursday: April 21, 2011. Might be simply to love them and not avoid them. Man, he really had us going with that one - Andrew thought he was a ghost! Break your bread with the needy. ��x� 5TS��3� j�sOd�ײI�J-~O����i�LJ��W��Ý�/P���5�A�= i;�c����1 -�]�K����Ӻ���~Yw%�]�yY�`��#P�-�טu�;,^�]%8�Η�~�����+�Kb.�|���˼m^5��Q��-�+�N�������B>��4�5C �t:&G{�N����sPȯi����/�o]3��X}�1�,_�Kl�[�1� 7�^��p���,Z\�����ק�(���F�J�Ip��#��>�)j�U�V�L���6��ռI����!G��?�L�|LI�Kc}?-³�)�4�e��09�~��K}� Paul acknowledges that the rich will have more than poor - but he tells them if they're just looking to stuff their faces, do it at home! If so, you've probably learned the hard way that email is uniquely susceptible to being misinterpreted and misunderstood. For I received from the Lord that which I also delivered to you: that the Lord Jesus on the same night in which He was betrayed took bread; 24. and when He had given thanks, He broke it and said, "Take, eat; this is My body which is broken for you; do this in remembrance of Me.’’ 25. The word remembrance means much more than recalling something or someone from the past. Communion reminds us that the ground is level at the cross. "Do this in remembrance of Me." Communion is a congregational thing, an us thing. ��K0ށi���A����B�ZyCAP8�C���@��&�*���CP=�#t�]���� 4�}���a � ��ٰ;G���Dx����J�>���� ,�_“@��FX�DB�X$!k�"��E�����H�q���a���Y��bVa�bJ0՘c�VL�6f3����bձ�X'�?v 6��-�V`�`[����a�;���p~�\2n5��׌���� �&�x�*���s�b|!� Before Phil knew what was happening, Karen was beside the homeless man, kneeling next to him and praying over him. 15 0 obj It can look a hundred different ways but those who "have" what that particular church esteems can refuse to let those who don't have it come to the table. Have you ever sent an email, only to want to recall that email as soon as you hit the send button? All this week I've been remembering different and special memories of Karen. The words, "Do this in remembrance of me," are well known to everyone. THIS DO IN REMEMBRANCE OF ME. That's the primary issue here - it's not primarily about charity or caring for the needs of the poor (other places in the Bible speak to that). The Lord Jesus, on the night he was betrayed, took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it and said, "This is my body, which is for you; do this in remembrance of me." In the church, when at the Lord's table, when celebrating communion, bring everyone together and share and share alike. Luke 22:14-23. x��wTS��Ͻ7��" %�z �;HQ�I�P��&vDF)VdT�G�"cE��b� �P��QDE�݌k �5�ޚ��Y�����g�}׺ P���tX�4�X���\���X��ffG�D���=���HƳ��.�d��,�P&s���"7C$ To allow the poor or outcast or different among us to leave feeling ashamed and humiliated is to eat the bread and drink the cup of the Lord in an unworthy manner and Paul says God is judging the Corinthian church because of their guilt in this. That's never a good thing for a church to hear. ߏƿ'� Zk�!� $l$T����4Q��Ot"�y�\b)���A�I&N�I�$R$)���TIj"]&=&�!��:dGrY@^O�$� _%�?P�(&OJEB�N9J�@y@yC�R �n�X����ZO�D}J}/G�3���ɭ���k��{%O�חw�_.�'_!J����Q�@�S���V�F��=�IE���b�b�b�b��5�Q%�����O�@��%�!BӥyҸ�M�:�e�0G7��ӓ����� e%e[�(����R�0`�3R��������4�����6�i^��)��*n*|�"�f����LUo�՝�m�O�0j&jaj�j��.��ϧ�w�ϝ_4����갺�z��j���=���U�4�5�n�ɚ��4ǴhZ�Z�Z�^0����Tf%��9�����-�>�ݫ=�c��Xg�N��]�. Might be to forgive. We all come to Christ as "have-nots" or we don't come to Christ at all. In this passage five times Paul says the phrase, when you come together…this is about their sharing the Lord's Supper together when they gather as a church. And that word us is vital. Add a note (optional) Here's what's happening: in those days the church met in different member's homes, usually the larger homes of the more wealthy church members, and communion back then didn't look like it does now, where we eat a small wafer of bread and a small cup of juice. It sounds like Paul is worked up, even angry. Rather in the Bible "memory" and activity go hand in hand. endobj This isn't about charity. "Hey, how was church this week?" In the same manner He also took the cup after supper, saying, 'This cup is the new covenant in My blood. How Jesus saved us by dying for us. stream The words are carved into the front of Communion tables across the face of this planet. You meant this but they interpreted it to mean that. do this in remembrance of Me.' This sermon is titled “Do This in Remembrance of Me”. In the same way, after supper he took the cup, saying, "This cup is the new covenant in my blood; do this, whenever you drink it, in remembrance of me." endobj /F2.0 9 0 R /F4.0 11 0 R /F1.0 8 0 R /F5.1 13 0 R >> >> Rather than honoring God when they gathered, verse 22 says they were despising the church of God by humiliating those who have nothing. It seems, then, that Christians may forget Christ. The problem was the wealthy members of the church weren't sharing their abundance with the poor members of the church. x�Zے��}�Wt޸Uk�;�%嬢D)��[�JYy �!��ĬP���y����Ӄ�倳Y�� in vs. 22. Featuring a sermon puts it on the front page of the site and is the most effective way to bring this sermon to the attention of thousands including all mobile platforms + newsletter. Sermons On The Lord's Supper. I've been recalling many, many memories of my friend this week. The end result was that the wealthy would leave the Lord's Supper well fed and a little tipsy from all the wine they drank, and the poor would leave the Lord's Supper hungry and, what's worse, humiliated. But you don't have a living relationship with Jesus. We all come on equal footing. A Mexican woman called out, "I know I need Jesus!" On Thursday I drove to Harrisburg, PA to be at a memorial service for a dear friend who passed away at the age of 57 after six years of suffering with a debillitating spinal condition. �-`TY'�0Bo�"�ptv�}�e4'�h&��5�:喣4,��%�2ˀt�:�=����{P:�@��I�.��I�?ǥ�F��̋��ָ@�܅��=s�z�A�潩D�&,]�fM��|��b�$ �Ŝ*��D�e*��D��p��`]Q�4�d���%'�4��[87/�),��7� b,� ���"����l��M�n�A"Ŝ�:kdB"����́;�A�Yw�P_��j�����-IeB�,c�7\��8��+նf��C��M�������{�c��P�eQ���r@�m��5���=6P���B�kU0���;|ئ��3u os�l~hjЉ��E��̏], ����[�*n�7�q�5�=}�)�����="�U��E�{�m \oӍ�/:���Mb �/͠�-�F��\���3, ������z�-F1T"M�6m��ʺ������8�i@���ŬnSv�X%7 "w"�_Kc�`p.V���$���7eو��Q|ݚe�y�2VW�2��}�\�6(��rI�U�ny�Id��o�]Ґ��S%�Z֚_�xP��M�b!i��T����\�jP'i�ˍ�@�sl�D�&n:�mNϚ��%��U_�kƮ("�l�9��V��e�A���E�{��Ό�ľ+�c�/���. That's a strong word and a strong accusation. << /Length 18 0 R /Filter /FlateDecode >> "Not too bad, only 10 people were irreparably damaged by the service. It might be wealthy people in the church don't want anything to do with less fortunate people. Featuring a sermon puts it on the front page of the site and is the most effective way to bring this sermon to the attention of thousands including all mobile platforms + newsletter. >> For as often as you eat this bread and drink this cup, you They're faithfully remembering to take communion, but they aren't doing it in remembrance of Christ. Spurgeon : This do in remembrance of Me: Open as PDF It seems then, that Christians may forget Christ! Twice Jesus tells us to do it in remembrance of him. This is about getting rid of divisions, not getting rid of differences. 5 0 obj Rev. Share your wine with the poor. Do this in remembrance of Me'" (Luke 22:19). Pastor Sam Adams "This Do In Remembrance of Me" And then, at communion we are reminded that we are all "haves" in God's sight: through Christ's atoning death on the cross, we have the complete forgiveness of God. The cool and the not-cool. So much for my highly developed sense of discernment. He is a living Savior who died to save us from our sins, and rose again on the third day never to die again. The bittersweet reminiscences of a departed loved one? God's solution isn't to try and make everyone the same. Karen really was a one of a kind person, a unique blend of tenderness and outrageous boldness . When we partake of the unleavened bread, we remember that Christ’s body was cruelly treated and nailed to the cross. This do in remembrance of me” (1 Corinthians 11:24) We are going to spend some time today examining the Lord’s Supper. Alfred Street Baptist Church Worship Service: World Communion WeekendSunday October 6, 2019Alfred Street Baptist Church, Rev. You were being lighthearted when you quickly popped out that one liner, but they read that one liner as angry and abrupt. Then, what does He want us to remember at His Table? Do this in remembrance of Me.’” Amen, and thus ends this reading of God’s holy, inspired, and inerrant Word. As we close, we're going to share in communion together. Then I left for Illinois. The words “Do this in remembrance of me” are emblazoned on churches and altars around the world, and are spoken by pastors and priests every time we eat bread and drink wine (or juice) at religious gatherings. O*��?�����f�����`ϳ�g���C/����O�ϩ�+F�F�G�Gό���z����ˌ��ㅿ)����ѫ�~w��gb���k��?Jި�9���m�d���wi獵�ޫ�?�����c�Ǒ��O�O���?w| ��x&mf������ Might be to share something with them. Do this in remembrance of me means to remember how Jesus, on the cross, as his body was pierced by nails and his blood flowed over the wood and to the ground, delivered us from the bondage of our sins. and they went and prayed with her and directed her to a church in the city that they knew. How Jesus saved us by dying for us. Love and include them, or you're not remembering Christ. Open our hearts to one another. And much of this harm and despising is happening at the very point where the opposite is supposed to take place: it's occurring during the Lord's Supper or communion. stream Children's Sermon on the Last Supper ... "This is my body, which is for you; do this in remembrance of me." We love and accept and embrace one another regardless of differences. �FV>2 u�����/�_$\�B�Cv�< 5]�s.,4�&�y�Ux~xw-bEDCĻH����G��KwF�G�E�GME{E�EK�X,Y��F�Z� �={$vr����K���� So discreetly I tried to feel Phil out about how he felt about Karen, and using my highly developed sense of discernment, I could tell he wasn't interested in her. << /Type /Page /Parent 3 0 R /Resources 6 0 R /Contents 4 0 R /MediaBox [0 0 612 792] You might have heard about him all your life, gone to Sunday School, maybe go to church. The Lord’s Supper is … endobj Then Jesus took the third of four cups of wine that Jews drank at the Passover feast - the third cup representing God's redemption of His people, and Jesus said, this is my blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many for the forgiveness of sins. "This Do in Remembrance of Me", August 16, David Garrison (about 23 minutes) NOTE: … "Us four and no more" mentality. The words are quoted and sung. Featuring a sermon puts it on the front page of the site and is the most effective way to bring this sermon to the attention of thousands including all mobile platforms + newsletter. We don't just eat and drink communion and then live in a way that contradicts everything that we declare in communion. Jesus left us the sacrament of communion as a way of tangibly remembering him. Jim Hartin This Do In Remembrance Of Me Phil told his side of the story at her funeral. One more thing about the word "remembrance" in the Bible. As human beings we tend to be forgetful. It sounds like a great idea. Or to ask their forgiveness. endstream Jesus isn't a dead teacher whom we memorialize every Sunday. We remember that Jesus loved his people enough to die for them (us) and that leads to our taking action to love each other in that same way. endobj 6 0 obj It isn't our use of tools, either. This section is strongly worded. A1�v�jp ԁz�N�6p\W� p�G@ They were remembering God's saving power on their behalf andso at that point when Jesus took the bread and said, this is my body which is broken for you that's what Jesus means: remember how God wrought a mighty deliverance for you through the afflictions that I suffered for you. We have not the righteousness to earn heaven. We have peace with God. Like a two-edged sword, this simple statement of truth sweeps through this audience tonight, and divides it in twain. Don't forget me, think of me, recall a sweet memory from my life when you do this? Or it might be those who are socially hip and cool who avoid those who aren't cool enough or hip enough. We have not the power to deliver ourselves from sin and Satan. It isn't our ability to build houses: birds and beavers build houses. And that word us is vital. Often, the importance of memory is the contribution of hindsight to an understanding of an event or person in the past. Preachers are always on the look out for ideas they can use in their own messages. If Paul had had the Mood Watch feature as he wrote it, no doubt it would have warning him that what he wrote could be interpreted as sounding angry! Have you have ever written or received an email that tried to deal with an emotionally charged situation? And why is that? How Jesus, with a mighty hand, redeemed us back to God! That's truly doing communion in remembrance of Jesus. In that day, the Lord's Supper was incorporated into a fellowship meal (just as the first communion was a part of a meal that Jesus and his 12 disciples ate together) and everyone would bring what they could to contribute to the meal. When God "remembers" His people, it is always accompanied by action - forgiveness, delivering them, visiting them. endobj endstream He did this to save us and redeem us and to form us into a people - God's people! But Paul would have hit send without changing a word because 1) he was worked up and 2) he wanted the Corinthian church to know it. We have the righteousness of Christ. If there is someone that you are holding something against, confess that to the Lord and ask him for grace to do whatever He is asking you to do. A sermon given on Remembrance Day (November 11) during a Communion service. "This do in remembrance of me. Have you ever experienced the anxiety of taking an exam and forgotten something that is on it— “I knowthis… why can’t I remember it right now?”—the anxiety … 7 0 obj Have you ever received an email that left you wondering if the person who sent the email was angry or offended with you? May we rather suffer shame ourselves than allow a brother or sister to be deliberately shamed by their worship time with us. We do this in obedience to the clear command of Jesus in this passage. There's no way to do that. So to help people avoid sending unintentionally inflammatory emails, one email client has come up with a feature called "Mood Watch". Communion reminds us of God's work for us as a people, not just me as a person. Thursday, April 13, 2017 – Maundy Thursday I have a few questions for you that I want you to actually answer, at least with a head nod, okay? Bear with me as a I share a couple memories of this special friend. 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They were on the subway and there was a homeless man passed out on the seats, taking up three or four seats. "Do this in remembrance of me." Mood Watch would be warning him about that line. "—1 Corinthians 11:24. We have that hope! �镞f�O���B���.�~�X4� Yes, Jesus said it to His disciples at His Table. At Karen's memorial service, we didn't just remember her life, we celebrated the strong hope that when the Lord Jesus descends from heaven, with the sound of the trumpet and the call of the archangel, that the dead in Christ shall rise to be with him, and Karen will be in that number! ����>}��?���3e��>DBQR��TI��Jzs_Z����{��?�7Q��&�� �Y��O�F�����޼�G�W4�o�����G�����s��W�#�����|��N Phil was 19 years old, Karen was 22 years old. The apostle Paul tells us in 1 Corinthians 11:23 26 that "The Lord Jesus, on the night he was betrayed, took bread, & when He had given thanks, He broke it & said, 'This is my body, which is for you; do this in remembrance of me. 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