In his book, Church is a Team Sport: A Championship Strategy for Doing Ministry Together, Jim Putman writes, “the church is supposed to be a collection of transformed individuals molded by God into a team.”
--Church is a Team Sport, 66. Illustration by Jim L. Wilson and Wilson Tsoi
The biblical imagery is that the church is a unified body, working together to accomplish its goals. Whether the analogy is a team or a body, the truth remains, Christians are supposed to work together for the cause of Christ.
Acts 2:1 (NKJV) When the Day of Pentecost had fully come, they were all with one accord in one place.