What does this mean? Simply put, "it is the choice we make to make the same choice".
We may not always feel like (in our flesh) choosing biblical standards, but the unity of the body will be accomplished when we "make the choice to make the same choice".
Death, burial, and resurrection of Christ
Be kind one to another
Love one another
Help the widows
Love the poor
Seek the Kingdom of God
And so on.
What happens when we as believers do not have the same verdict on these behaviors? We are not in unity, and the power of the church is diminished.
Bridge class assignment:
We are discussing UNITY (or being unanimous in our approach and belief) about certain topics: Dating, sex, career choice, and much more.
This weeks assignment is to ask this question: What are the characteristics of the person we are wanting to marry? Looking forward to more discussion this Sunday!