The Functioning of the Body

The purpose of a physical body is to give our personality an expression. In the same way, the body of Christ – us – gives Christ an expression to the world. (For more on the purpose of the body click here.) However, in order for the purpose of the body to be fulfilled, there needs […]

The Purpose of the Body

In my previous post titled The Body we saw that we are members of Christ’s body. When Jesus spoke to Paul on the Damascus road He asked Paul why he was persecuting Him and at the time Paul was persecuting the believers. We see that Christ makes no distinction between believers and Himself. In fact we […]

The Body of Christ

For most Christian’s the idea that the Church is the ‘Body of Christ’ is acknowledged and even given lip service on occasion. However, I believe that most Christians have failed to see the staggering magnificence of this reality. We have simply given the phrase ‘Body of Christ’ a head nod and filed it away in our theological file cabinets or […]

Joined to Him – Introduction

Firstly, welcome to my blog! If you don’t know who I am, well, I am just a simple brother who loves the Lord because He first loved me. I wouldn’t even be writing this blog were it not for Christs extravagant love and grace. My hope and desire is that through reading this blog you will experience […]