The Host and the Guest

The Lord’s Supper | Watford | 18 July 2021

https://youtu.be/HXEDmNQZB2E

What does it mean to be a ‘host’?
Characteristics of an outstanding host?
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An altar needs a priest, but a table only needs a host.
Jn 13 last supper Jesus is:
HOST – setting up, praying, leading the meal
SERVANT – washing feet
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Who is the most surprising guest at this table?
Why is this not so surprising?
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Lk 22,19–20
“Do this” – both supper & his hosting/servant heart – welcoming all
“Who sits at the table says something about the community as well as the host.” Hicks, John Mark.
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What can we as individuals do to promote this?
What can we do as a community to promote this when we come together for the Lord’s supper?
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