Jesus Quotes and God Thoughts

God has a goal for all of us who are disciples of Jesus.

Jesus wants us to live in unity.

Jesus wants us to have one heart — one mind!

The goal is for all of them to become one heart and mind — just as you, Father, are in me and I in you, so they might be one heart and mind with us. ~Jesus | John 17:21

The secret to unity begins with how I view myself within the body of Jesus the Messiah and how I view others.

The key verse that addresses this is Philippians 2:3: “Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit, but in humility consider others better than yourselves.”

All disunity in a called-out assembly of disciples  (aka church) can be traced back to the simple truth that too often we act selfishly and consider ourselves better than others.

Paul goes on…

View original post 315 more words

Advertisements