Based upon the manifold grace of God given to us (the church) through Jesus Christ, we are called to conduct our lives (walk) “endeavoring to keep (guard) the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.” Our Lord Jesus Christ enables us through His gracious gifting to grow to maturity in this calling. Are you aware of your personal call in this endeavor? How are you going about to fulfill it? Here are the three main points of the sermon from Ephesian 4:1-16 that may help you to answer these questions.
- Christ is essential
- The body of Christ is essential
- Each member of the body of Christ is essential