Powerful Partnerships. A Biblical Perspective By Koko Enrile. Introduction. The primary Greek word for partners or partnership is Koinonia . Koinonia appears at least 19 times in the New Testament The common translation of Koinonia to English is “FELLOWSHIP”.
A Biblical Perspective
Kittel, who is the author of the Theological Dictionary of the New Testament describes Koinonia as follows
Another concept is reciprocity which means “to give someone a share in something”
But we must not be surprised or sometimes discouraged by the messiness and riskiness of our joint ventures! Rather, serving and persevering in love and discernment, God will prevail in and beyond our partnerships.