Loving God, Equipping People, Mentoring Leaders, Reaching Nations
The Church is meant to function in “unity” according to Ephesians 4:11-15. This unity can never be found nor experienced if each member of the Body of Christ, the local church, is self-focused and involved in the church for what they can get or receive from it. The only way that this unity or “one-ness” can be achieved is if each member of the Body is focused on the same purpose or goal.
This purpose is not something that we need to discover – it is already stated in Scripture. The unity of the Church can be found when each and every member of the Body is focused on “seeking and saving the lost.” (Luke 19:10) This is the purpose of God for having planned and birthed the Church that Jesus is building. This has been and still is its only task here on planet Earth. This is why we were left here after encountering God and becoming born again. Read more