What does One Faith mean in Ephesians 4-5 - Why is faith so important

What does “One Faith” mean in Ephesians 4:5? Why is faith so important?

The text you cite lists faith among seven ones that help define our unity in Christ: one body, one Spirit, one hope, one Lord, one faith, one baptism, one God and...
We Are One In The Spirit

We Are One In The Spirit

A popular worship song from many years ago began with the lyrics, "We are one in the Spirit, we are one in the Lord."  Perhaps you remember it, or maybe you’ve...
Agape Love

What Is Agape Love in the Bible?

By: Jack Zavada Agape love is selfless, sacrificial, unconditional love. It is the highest of the four types of love in the Bible. This Greek word, agápē (pronounced uh-GAH-pay), and variations of it are frequently...
We, Though Many, Are One Body in Christ

We, Though Many, Are One Body in Christ

Resource by: John Piper Scripture: Romans 12:1–8    Topic: The Church I appeal to you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God,...
Jesus is Lord

Jesus is Lord

Biblical Passages 1 Corinthians 12:3 "No one can say Jesus is Lord except by the Holy Spirit." Romans 10:9-13 "If with your mouth you confess Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised Him...
Church is People

The “Church” is People

Many verses in the New Testament speak of the “church,” so it is important to understand what “church” means. The first definition of “church” in modern English dictionaries is...
For the Bride Set Before Him

For the Bride Set Before Him

THE SPLENDOR OF THE LOCAL CHURCH By Adam Mabry The smell of the place is what I remember most. That nearly universal odor of old church buildings that simultaneously brings to...
Family of God

Meet the Family of God

  By Trillia Newbell There is no denying the importance of family. My husband and children are my first priority and God’s gift to me. When my husband is discouraged, it’s...
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Serve One Another in Love

Serve One Another in Love

By Maria Fontaine “Through love serve one another”(Galatians 5:13). That phrase from the Bible is food for thought, especially when you consider that the Greek word...
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“One baptism”? The meaning of Ephesians 4:5

Courtesy: zondervan Ephesians 4:5 refers to the practice of water baptism and not solely to the experience of baptism in the Spirit. Water baptism was...
We Need Each Other

We Need Each Other

By: Gene Mathis We are saved one by one—individually, but we are added to the body of Christ. We need each other in our fight against spiritual...