The youth group has been talking about things Jesus left us. We’ve been exploring the meaning behind symbols that Jesus created for his followers- symbols he meant to continually shape the identity of the Christian community.
We discussed the beauty of baptism in its metaphoric death and rebirth. Then we came together to remember the body and blood of Christ in communion, anticipating the day when we’ll drink of the cup at table with him.
We talked about how many Protestant traditions hold up these two symbols, baptism and the Lord’s Supper, as the “sacraments” Jesus ordained for his followers to keep. Then we talked about something else… something like a third symbol: Read more “Ah Jesus, I See What You Did There”