How do we find our way back to a shared community that is one, living with a sense of wholeness and togetherness, celebrating our differences yet working together? How do we find a way past our differences to His church?
Romans 12:4For as we have many members in one body, and all members have not the same office:
Romans 12:5So we, being many, are one body in Christ, and every one members one of another.
1 Corinthians 10:17For we being many are one bread, and one body: for we are all partakers of that one bread.
1 Corinthians 12:13For by one Spirit are we all baptized into one body, whether we be Jews or Gentiles, whether we be bond or free; and have been all made to drink into one Spirit.
1 Corinthians 12:14For the body is not one member, but many.
1 Corinthians 12:25That there should be no schism in the body; but that the members should have the same care one for another.
Ephesians 4:4There is one body, and one Spirit, even as ye are called in one hope of your calling;
Colossians 3:15And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body; and be ye thankful.
1 Peter 2:5Ye also, as lively stones, are built up a spiritual house, an holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to God by Jesus Christ.