Tag Archive | God’s strength

In Unity Is Strength

 

ecc4v9-10&12“Two people can accomplish more than twice as much as one; they get a better return for their labor. If one person falls, the other can reach out and help. But people who are alone when they fall are in real trouble. And on a cold night, two under the same blanket can gain warmth from each other. But how can one be warmed alone? A person standing alone can be attacked and defeated, but two can stand back-to-back and conquer. Three are even better, for a triple-braided cord is not easily broken” (Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 NLT)


“Just as our bodies have many parts, and each part has a special function, so it is with Christ’s body. We are all parts of His one body, and each of us has different work to do. And since we are all one body in Christ, we belong to each other, and each of us needs all the others” (Romans 12:4-5 NLT)

“Again I say to you that if two of you agree on earth concerning anything that they ask, it will be done for them by My Father in Heaven. For where two or three are gathered together in My name, I am there in the midst of them” (Matthew 18:19-20 NKJV)


What can I say?  Unity is a crucial, important and powerful factor in the body of Christ. It strengthens the body of Christ, not in our own strength, but in God’s strength because He is in our midst. The Word of God says that we are all one body in Christ, and that we all belong to each other. Without unity we are attacked and defeated. With unity we have the opportunity and the ability to: Continue reading