Three Movements Of Christ’s Symphony For Unity
Sunday, September 25, 2016
A musical symphony is an elaborate instrumental composition in three or more movements, written for an orchestra and usually of grand proportions and many varied elements. A movement is a principal division of a longer musical work, standing on its own in terms of key, tempo, and structure. In our text today, Paul appears to outline three movements in the symphonic life of the church, where all members of the body are playing their instruments, fostering progressive development toward the ultimate purpose for God’s people. What is that ultimate purpose?