And the Lord said, “Indeed the people are one and they all have one language, and this is what they begin to do; now nothing that they propose to do will be withheld from them (Genesis 11:6).
This comment God made about the people building the tower of Babel gives us great insight into the power of unity. These were heathens, completely void of God’s help and strength. Yet God said that when they come together in the power of united purpose, they could accomplish anything.
A reading through the first few chapters of the book of Acts reveals the early church freshly birthed and walking in unity of purpose. The results were a tremendous move of the Spirit of God that ushered in the church age.
In my heart I believe that God our Father wants to once again display His awesome power and presence through His church. And I believe He wants a display once again of signs, wonders, and miracles that this present generation has yet to witness.
We have so much to accomplish before Jesus’ return. What is done must be done in the power of the Spirit of God. The energy of the flesh will fail in this hour.
Let us resolve ourselves to walk walk in unity with our brothers and sisters in Christ in our local churches. Satan seeks to breed strife, discord, and disunity. His main objective is to stifle any move of the Holy Spirit in every local church.
Let us see to it that no negative words comes out of our mouth about any believer, minister, church, or leader. Let’s purpose that our mouth will be used only as an instrument of blessing. In so doing, we help create the environment for the next Great Awakening so desperately needed in this hour!