Failure to exercise our influence in the world is rebellion making us contemptible. To not be in my God given place of authority is defeat and devastation.
In what functions like a spiritual game of telephone, the Spirit multiplies His message with Himself as His words pass through His hearers.
God said it is better to remain single, if possible, while at the same time God says we are to be church, which is two or more gathered together. This is my takeaway.
In a grand piano, thousands of parts all work together in a feat of engineering that is mind-blowing in its complexity, not unlike the transcendent church.