Belonging Together
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Belonging Together

1 Corinthians 12:12-31  (ID: 1368)

How do we understand the Body of Christ? Paul used the body as metaphor for what Christian churches should look like. While each member of a congregation has a different function, all members are necessary. Alistair Begg calls listeners to a right understanding of the local church and each person’s role in it. Understanding our function as parts of the Body, we are called to fellowship marked by unity and selfless living.

One Body with Many Members

12For just as the body is one and has many members, and all the members of the body, though many, are one body, so it is with Christ.

Copyright © 2019, Alistair Begg. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Scripture taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. Copyright ©2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. Used by permission. All rights reserved. Text provided by the Crossway Bibles Web Service.

Alistair Begg
Alistair Begg is Senior Pastor at Parkside Church in Cleveland, Ohio, and the Bible teacher on Truth For Life, which is heard on the radio and online around the world.