#188 – Christ The Head of The Body – The Church
July 21, 2014•7 min
Yesterday on The Morning Meditation we saw Five Things about the question What About the Faith in the Last Days.
Today on The Morning Mediation:
HE IS THE HEAD OF THE BODY -- THE CHURCH
Ephesians 1:22 "And hath put all things under his feet, and gave him to be the head over all things to the church,"
What does it mean that Jesus is the head of the body. I understand what He is the head of, “The Church.” The church here is called “the body” and just as a human body must have a head, the local church must have a head.
I wonder how many pastors believe this to the point of practice. I also wonder how many church committees practice seeking the Head of the church about the outcome of the responsibilities they have assigned to them.
I ask another question. Is Jesus the functional head of the church of our membership? I can hear someone say, “I’ll let Him do it if He wants to.” I am going so far as to say, if He is not the head, then everything we do is wood, hay, and stubble. One of o