John 17:21-23

John 17:21–23 (ASV)

21that they may all be one; even as thou, Father, art in me, and I in thee, that they also may be in us: that the world may believe that thou didst send me. 22And the glory which thou hast given me I have given unto them; that they may be one, even as we are one; 23I in them, and thou in me, that they may be perfected into one; that the world may know that thou didst send me, and lovedst them, even as thou lovedst me.

Scripture Testimony Index stories for this passage

George Müller's regular visits and kindness made a pretending schoolmaster become a true believer.
For thirteen weeks, George Müller regularly visited a sick man, talking to him about the things of God. In time, the seed of Müller's visits sprung to life, and the man surrendered to Christ, bringing a noticeable change in his life.
A young man who went to preach to a Karen village started by teaching their children to read and write. At first, they were hostile to the message of Christ, but after months of building a relationship with them, and bringing real benefit to their children, they were willing to hear about Jesus. Many of them were converted.
Mr. Wang closely observed—even to the point of spying on—the missionaries to whom he was employed as a language teacher. He was greatly puzzled by these men, at how quiet and orderly they were, and above all, how strangely happy they were. His respect and admiration grew until he finally realized that he was seeing Christ in them.
Instead of with spite or bitterness, Hudson Taylor treated even the men with whom he disagreed with brotherly love. Rather than focus on areas of disagreement with others, he was focused on shared unity in Christ Jesus.
Sadhu Sundar Singh was like His Savior, remarkably observant and employed parables vivid illustrations to drive his points home and make unforgettable; his teachings about the great love of Jesus and the Holy Spirit.