Calls for unity in the American Church, steadily increasing in recent years. lead me to a simple question. What is unity? And what are we to make of many of the calls for being united?
Could the central question in distinguishing between these two categories be whether we embrace Christ saying emphatically that he did not come to bring peace but a sword?
Now more than ever, I should understand our situation better in light of what God’s Word says here. So how does a father of eight children and seven sons read this passage?