Nick Murray, a Regular Contributor to For The Church, is the associate pastor of Christ Fellowship Church in Birmingham, Alabama, where he lives with his wife Bethany and their son Henry. He is a graduate of Samford University and Beeson Divinity School. You can follow Nick on Twitter at @nicholasbmurray.
And then I look from Judges to my newsfeed, and I see videos of tiny human beings, who have been dismembered, who have been packaged up, sold, and utilized for research. I look to my newsfeed and see the celebration of sexual freedom, that lauds sex without cost or price.
Each week, when we move from the text of the Bible to the table of the Lord, we remember our Israelite heritage and the way in which God has yet again set the table for us. And just like Israel, when we gather together to worship the risen Christ, reminding ourselves of the gospel by taking the Lord’s Supper, we shall see the glory of the LORD.