Unity is all about Jesus. (This sermon was given at our annual “Unity Service” where our Spanish, Creole, Burmese and English speaking members join in Worship. Scriptures, songs, and prayers were offered in different languages and the sermon was translated from English into the other languages).
You can put a bunch of cats in a burlap bag and you’ll have ONE bag full of cats, but you won’t have unity. So what makes us one body? The answer is so obvious we sometimes miss it. This message was presented at our annual unity service, with components of worship in English, Spanish, and Burmese.
The Bible tells us we should “Run in such a way as to get the prize.” But there’s one part of the race that’s crucially important for us. Do you know what that is?
When God builds the church, he begins with a strong foundation in Jesus Christ. He then fortifies that foundation with a united church. Check out Paul's instructions for keeping the church united in its mission to spread the good news.