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For we have many parts in one body, but these parts do not all have the same function.
In the same way, even though we are many people, we are one body in the Messiah and individual parts connected to each other.
For just as the body is one and yet has many parts, and all the parts of the body, though many, form a single body, so it is with the Messiah.
that is, that we may be mutually encouraged by each other's faith, both yours and mine.
Now what I am saying is this: As long as an heir is a child, he is no better off than a slave, even though he owns everything.
and there are varieties of ministries, but the same Lord.
I have other sheep that don't belong to this fold. I must lead these also, and they'll listen to my voice. So there will be one flock and one shepherd.
We have different gifts based on the grace that was given to us. So if your gift is prophecy, use your gift in proportion to your faith.
Otherwise, how shall it be known that your people and I have received favor from you, unless you go with us and that we, your people and I, are distinguished from all the people on the surface of the earth?"
For if someone comes along and preaches another Jesus than the one we preached, or should you receive a different spirit from the one you received or a different gospel from the one you accepted, you are all too willing to listen.
Stop loving the world and the things that are in the world. If anyone persists in loving the world, the Father's love is not in him.
Therefore, those of us who are mature should think this way. And if you think differently about anything, God will show you how to think.
If you give special attention to the man wearing fine clothes and say, "Please take this seat," but you say to the poor man, "Stand over there" or "Sit on the floor at my feet,"
but I see in my body a different principle waging war with the Law in my mind and making me a prisoner of the law of sin that exists in my body.
then fill me with joy by having the same attitude, sharing the same love, being united in spirit, and keeping one purpose in mind.
In the beginning, God created the universe.
In God's own form existed he, and shared with God equality, deemed nothing needed grasping.
So be perfect, as your heavenly Father is perfect."
There is no difference between Jew and Greek, because they all have the same Lord, who gives richly to all who call on him.
Little children, we must stop expressing love merely by our words and manner of speech; we must love also in action and in truth.
Now you are the Messiah's body and individual parts of it.
For who makes you superior? What do you have that you did not receive? And if you did receive it, why do you boast as though you did not receive it?
In the beginning, the Word existed. The Word was with God, and the Word was God.
Therefore, "Get away from them and separate yourselves from them," declares the Lord, "and don't touch anything unclean. Then I will welcome you.
However, I admit to you that in accordance with the Way, which they call a heresy, I worship the God of our ancestors and believe in everything written in the Law and the Prophets.
So if we were crazy, it was for God; if we are sane, it is for you.
But you, dear friends, must continue to build your most holy faith for your own benefit. Furthermore, continue to pray in the Holy Spirit.
If you belonged to the world, the world would love you as one of its own. But because you do not belong to the world and I have chosen you out of it, the world hates you.
They will not be like the rebellious generation of their ancestors, a rebellious generation, whose heart was not steadfast, and whose spirits were unfaithful to God.
Now faith is the assurance that what we hope for will come about and the certainty that what we cannot see exists.
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