True Unity

By   •   July 2   •   Topics:

As I study the subject of “separation” in the Old and New Testaments, I discover that the weight of Scripture lies in the direction of fellowship rather than separation. What is the great overwhelming evidence that we have passed from death unto life? It is love! Jesus Christ clearly was speaking of visible unity, such as can be seen by the world. His motive for praying was that the world might believe and the world might know. He prayed for unity among believers. God, who wills man’s unity in Christ, is a God of variety. So often we want everyone to be the same—to think and speak and believe as we do. Many Scripture passages could be called to witness that love is the real key to Christian unity. In the spirit of true humility, compassion, consideration, and unselfishness, we are to approach our problems, our work, and even our differences.

How can you love someone who’s unlovable? Read Billy Graham’s answer.

Prayer for the day

In a world needing Your love, let me not judge those who love You too. You have made us all so different, Father. Teach me, by Your loving Holy Spirit, compassion and true unity.

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  1. Octovia mead says:

    Just wanted to thank you for your preachings of today. It means a lot that you took the time to do this for all of us, so thank you and God bless you.


    His love is truly the answer!

  3. Gerry says:

    We are unified as one family of God, by the precious blood of Christ. It was shed to benefit all who believe and accept that he is God’s Holy Son and that he died for all who acknowledge that great truth. While our beliefs and practices may vary from one denomination to another, we all share equally in our mighty Saviour’s love.

    1. Octovia mead says:

      Beautifully put.

  4. Joyce Paul says:

    It is impossible to love Christ without loving others. God bless us! Amen.

  5. Christy Burroughs says:

    Love the devotions. Thank you so much for being such a Christ loving leader and role model. Jesus please hear our cries as we plead mercy and grace for Your nation. We love you Lord and I can’t do anything without You. Holy Spirit dwell within my heart and mind and lead me to Your paths of righteousness. In Jesus name

    1. Tylre says:

      Bless you my sister in Christ!