Today I a guest blogging at Sub Renovationis. Ken Pettigrew is doing a series titled; Living the Eucharist: Beyond Bread and Wine. To read all the posts go here. Below is a brief excerpt from my post today
"I grew up in a Southern Baptist Church in North Carolina and I can remember as early as 5 years old begging my mother to let me have a wafer and juice during communion and she would say, “Not until you are a member of the church.” Mind you I was never told that I had to accept Jesus, though this was understood, but that I had to be a member of the church. I learned then that believing in Jesus and joining a church were two different things..."
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