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Purpose of Our Unity

Again and again, Scripture speaks of us, the church, by using the illustration of a body made up of many members. Why? And what can we learn from that figure about the proper mindset and behavior we are to have toward each other? As we ponder these questions, we consider God’s purpose in uniting us […]

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Church Unity and Friends

Most of us have friends. Many of us have close friends. Some of these friends are true and sincere friends. Most likely, however, many of those whom we consider to be “friends” are actually just loose connections from Snapchat or Instagram, rather than someone we would consider to be a close friend.  So, what do […]

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Unity in the Church

Among the first casualties to occur during times of controversy is church unity. Active efforts to “seek peace, and ensue it” often fall by the wayside when other matters in the church seem more pressing. But the admonition to pursue unity found in 1 Peter 3:8–11 is not presented as optional. Unity is something we […]

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The Definition of Unity

Unity, (u’ni-ti). noun 1. State of harmony, of being in agreement 2. Having achieved a dimension of oneness and concord 3. State in which the church, all individuals being members of one body, live together as brothers and sisters in the Lord 4. Good and pleasant when brethren dwell together 5. Synonymous with the dew […]

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Building Bridges

Young people, are you aware of the subtle changes that are taking place around you today? Now anyone knows that this world is a very fast paced place. Things around us change almost faster than we can comprehend. But I would like to consider with you just for a few minutes the ever-increasing changes that […]

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Racial Unity

During the past year and especially in recent months, we have heard and read much in regard to the question of rights and treatment of certain racial groups. On the international scene this has found expression in such areas as south Africa and Indo-China in the Far East where these racial groups have been fighting […]

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A United Heart

Fifth Column, that veiled underling of treachery, has slain more than one country in the past years.  We have witnessed the fall of more than one country in the past few years, the direct cause of which was division.  Division in a country prepares it for destruction.  Division is just that horrible in the church […]

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A United Heart

Fifth Column, that veiled underling of treachery, has slain more than one country in the past years. We have witnessed the fall of more than one country in the past few years, the direct cause of which was division. Division in a country prepares it for destruction. Division is just that horrible in the church […]

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