For as in one body we
have many members, and the members do not all have the same function, so we,
though many, are one body in Christ, and individually members one of another.
Having gifts that differ according to the grace given to us, let us use them:
if prophecy, in proportion to our faith; if service, in our serving; the one
who teaches, in his teaching; the one who exhorts, in his exhortation; the one
who contributes, in generosity; the one who leads, with zeal; the one who does
acts of mercy, with cheerfulness.
Greetings in the matchless name of our Lord and Saviour Jesus
Christ. What a compelling reminder from
the Apostle that we members of the same body, each been given gift(s) to serve
one another and the Kingdom. Let us not
forget who we ultimately serve – the Servant King who humbled Himself, for our
Never again will I curse the ground because of man, even though every inclination of his heart is evil from his youth. And never again will I destroy all living creatures as I have done,
As long as the earth endures,seedtime and harvest,cold and heat,summer and winter,day and nightshall never cease.