There is a lot of discussion about diversity and identity today, both in the wider culture and among Christians. Unfortunately, such discussions often are not informed by Scripture, even among Christians. Secularist theories and ideologies plague discourse about these subject in ways many Christians don’t even recognize.
Any discussion of diversity and identity, however, must be informed by Scripture, and there is perhaps a no better passage on these subjects than 1 Corinthians 12. In today’s episode, I examine what Paul has to say about Christian identity, spiritual unity, and the benefits of functional diversity within the Body of Christ.
I also recommend a wonderful narrative hymn about Christ’s passion week, “My Song Is Love Unknown” by Samuel Crossman.
I pray this episode will be edifying for you!