If you injured your arm, you’d see the doctor and follow his instructions to elevate and add ice until you recovered.
However, if you had your nails done, you’d show all your friends and talk about the latest trends in nail design.
In the same way, God intended believers to use their gifts in the church to build up and encourage one another. In a healthy church, if one member hurts, the others minister to that person, bringing them back to strength.
Joy Trachsel is my guest today, and we trade stories on how we’ve seen the church do it’s job.