Though we come as equals to the table, our diversity will at times produce disagreement which if unresolved can cause division. Conflict among family is a very painful experience but forgiveness and reconciliation so beautiful and freeing. Why are there divisions and conflicts in the church community? What are some of the big divisions and conflicts in the early church? How did they resolve these, or did they? What are some of the things that cause division and conflict in the church today? How might we best resolve conflict and remain around the table?