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Episode 206: Communion

Should communion be open or closed? 

In Episode 206 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Ed discuss open and closed communion. Here’s Doug with today’s question: 

Is open or closed communion better for a non-denominational, yet baptistic, church plant?

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • How your church’s ecclesiology plays an integral role in the way you do communion. 
  • The differences between open and closed communion. 

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “Church planters that are focused on reaching and discipling people need to take their ecclesiology seriously.”–
  • “I think that Evangelicals do not take the Lord’s Supper, the Eucharist, as seriously as we should.”–
  • “Take some time and wrestle through these issues such as communion because it is important for your context.”–@danielsangi 

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