Catch up on the latest talks.
Haydon sums up Paul’s teaching on charismatic gifts from this section of his letter to the Corinthian Church, where the believers’ spiritual gifting was not equally matched by their maturity. Love is the key for both Christian ministry & order in the Church where spiritual gifts are used to build up, strengthen, encourage & comfort.
God’s heart is for men & women to lead equally, & that they should complement each other in this. Neither party should consider themselves more important since both are made in His image.
God is relational & all about connection; So we, the Church, are a family & community! This revelation challenges the individualistic Western mindset, but God has called us to live with one another & love one another.
Individualistic lifestyles lead to isolation, but lives lived in community bring us into breakthrough!