Teamwork Gets The Job Done
Series: Faithbook of Jesus Devotional
Now the body is not made up of one part but of many. . . . If they were all one part, where would the body be? As it is, there are many parts, but one body.
— 1 Corinthians 12:14,19-20
Have you seen those motivational posters that say things like “Teamwork,”“Courage,” or “Ambition”? They usually have some monstrously sized picture of a wave or of a person climbing a rock looking heroic.
Why do we even have posters like that in the first place? (Maybe it’s because we were made for something much bigger than ourselves.) It is rare that a lone person accomplishes something great, but a team of people can accomplish a great feat.
We are reminded in 1 Corinthians that the body of Christ is made up of many individuals who together make up one body. So I can’t say to you, “Since I’m not smart or pretty like you, I don’t belong” (see 1 Corinthians 12:15). “The eye cannot say to t ...
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