08-19-2018 Sermon - Eat This Bread, Drink This Blood

 Photo by  James Coleman  on  Unsplash

Photo by James Coleman on Unsplash

When Jesus claims to be bread come down from heaven he certainly is being figurative in his speech, is he not? Well certainly belief in Jesus as sent from the Father to give his life for our salvation is intended in his meaning. But then what is all the graphic mention our Lord Jesus makes concerning crunching, gnawing, and chewing on his flesh? And what of his inviting us to drink his blood? Rather graphic imagery wouldn't you say! Well, what is it all about?