We need to decide if we want the fire of our faith to be roaring, giving heat and visible for miles, or, if we want a dead fire, a fire of low-heat embers, or a comfortable heat by which we can roast marshmallows. You are commenting using your WordPress. You are commenting using your Google account.
The Marshmallow Test
You are commenting using your Twitter account. You are commenting using your Facebook account. Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. Having a virtually endless variety of worship styles and an inexhaustible supply of pastors, their worship, being without the Eucharist, had become more sugar and air than spiritual nutrition.
Now, I like marshmallows — they are sweet and light and fun to eat. But I cannot make a meal of them because they have very little nutritional value.
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The truth is that marshmallows cannot satisfy my need for real food, and real food is necessary for my survival. So it is with worship. It is true that wherever two or more are gathered in Jesus' name, He is there also, and so in that respect, the "marshmallow churches" have Jesus among them in their worship.
But there is a grand difference between Jesus present in Spirit and Jesus present in the Flesh. More to the point, it is the Eucharist that we must hunger for, not the fluffy sweetness of non-Eucharistic worship.
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For in the blessed Eucharist is contained the whole spiritual good of the Church, namely Christ himself, our Pasch'" No marshmallows here, but good, soul-sticking, spiritual food. We are nourished by the Eucharist, literally, fed by Christ Himself.
Sermon notes by Marshal Blessing
There is no need to settle for marshmallows, no matter how sweet they taste, when good solid food is available. Fork marshmallow on Github. Install development requirements. It is highly recommended that you use a virtualenv.
Use the following command to install an editable version of marshmallow along with its development requirements. Maintenance branch for release X.
Bug fixes should be sent to the most recent release branch. The maintainer will forward-port the fix to dev.see url
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