Continue reading...“Many Parts, One Body of Christ”
Romans 12:4-5 NLT
Just as our bodies have many parts and each part has a special function, so it is with Christ’s body. We are many parts of one body, and we all belong to each other.
In all the years I have been involved with ministry, both paid and voluntary, I continue to long to see God’s church become a body that loves and supports one another. As I was reading this passage one morning this weekend, I cringed at the thought that so many believers struggle with animosity toward one another in the church. The Apostle Paul was very adamant about believers working together to love one another, despite differences.