Each of Us Has A Different Gift, Yet All of Us are One in Christ

The word of the day is “measure.” The Body of Christ is one and yet its members are many.  The church is a community of faith that is united in love and yet it is composed of a diversity of people with different talents, roles, and callings. Why are some given impressive talents while others seem to have little ability at all?  Why are some called to important roles while others seem to be unimportant and unnoticed?  Why are some endowed with exceptional authority while the rest are expected to follow them.  Doesn’t such diversity divide the church’s membership and cause jealousy and resentment?  Why can’t all of us be the same not only in faith but in God’s gifts,…