Sermon 05.12.13 - John 17:20-26 - Called to UnityWebinar Transcript
Sermon 5.12.13John 17:20-26Called to Unity
John 17:2121 that all of them may be one, Father, justas you are in me and I am in you. Maythey also be in us so that the world maybelieve that you have sent me.
1 Corinthians 12:1313 For we were all baptized by one Spiritso as to form one body—whether Jewsor Gentiles, slave or free—and we wereall given the one Spirit to drink.
John 17:22-2322 I have given them the glory that yougave me, [the Spirit of God so] that theymay be one as we are one— 23 I in themand you in me—so that they may bebrought to complete unity.Then the world will know that you sent meand have loved them even as you haveloved me.
John 17:22-2322 I have given them the glory that yougave me, that they may be one as weare one— 23 I in them and you in me—so that they may be brought to completeunity.Then the world will know that you sent meand have loved them even as you haveloved me.
John 13:34-3534 “A new command I give you: Love oneanother. As I have loved you, so youmust love one another.35 By this everyone will know that you aremy disciples, if you love one another.”
Genesis 1:2626 Then God said, “Let us make mankindin our image, in our likeness, so thatthey may rule over the fish in the seaand the birds in the sky, over thelivestock and all the wild animals, andover all the creatures that move alongthe ground.”
John 17:21a21 that all of them may be one, Father, justas you are in me and I am in you.
John 17:2424 “Father, I want those you have givenme to be with me where I am, and tosee my glory, the glory you have givenme because you loved me before thecreation of the world.
John 17:2626 I have made you known to them, andwill continue to make you known inorder that the love you have for me maybe in them and that I myself may be inthem.”
John 13:3434 “A new command I give you: Love oneanother. As I have loved you, so youmust love one another.
Revelation 3:2020 Here I am! I stand at the door andknock. If anyone hears my voice andopens the door, I will come in and eatwith that person, and they with me.
1 John 1:33 We proclaim to you what we have seenand heard, so that you also may havefellowship with us.And our fellowship is with the Father andwith his Son, Jesus Christ.
Ephesians 4:1-3As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urgeyou to live a life worthy of the calling youhave received. 2 Be completely humbleand gentle; be patient, bearing with oneanother in love. 3 Make every effort tokeep the unity of the Spirit through thebond of peace.
Romans 2:3-43 So when you, a mere human being,pass judgment on them and yet do thesame things, do you think you willescape God’s judgment?4 Or do you show contempt for the richesof his kindness, forbearance andpatience, not realizing that God’skindness is intended to lead you torepentance?