FOLLOW GOD AND WALK IN LOVE

Eph 5:1-2  “Be ye therefore followers of God, as dear children; And walk in love, as Christ also hath loved us, and hath given himself for us an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweetsmelling savour.” There is a reason we are to be followers of God. The word “therefore” signifies “accordingly” or as … Continue reading FOLLOW GOD AND WALK IN LOVE

PUT ON THE NEW MAN

Eph 4:24-27  “And that ye put on the new man, which after God is created in righteousness and true holiness. Wherefore putting away lying, speak every man truth with his neighbour: for we are members one of another. Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath: Neither give place to the … Continue reading PUT ON THE NEW MAN

THE TRUTH IS IN JESUS

Eph 4:20-23  “But ye have not so learned Christ; If so be that ye have heard him, and have been taught by him, as the truth is in Jesus: That ye put off concerning the former conversation the old man, which is corrupt according to the deceitful lusts; And be renewed in the spirit of your mind;” The … Continue reading THE TRUTH IS IN JESUS

WALK NOT AS OTHERS

Eph 4:17-19  “This I say therefore, and testify in the Lord, that ye henceforth walk not as other Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind, Having the understanding darkened, being alienated from the life of God through the ignorance that is in them, because of the blindness of their heart: Who being past feeling have given … Continue reading WALK NOT AS OTHERS

GIFTS FOR THE EDIFYING OF THE BODY OF CHRIST

Eph 4:11-12  “And he gave some, apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers; For the perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ:” In Ephesians 4:7-8, Paul begins to tell us about the gift of Christ and the gifts He gave … Continue reading GIFTS FOR THE EDIFYING OF THE BODY OF CHRIST

THAT HE MIGHT FILL ALL THINGS

Eph 4:9-10  “(Now that he ascended, what is it but that he also descended first into the lower parts of the earth? He that descended is the same also that ascended up far above all heavens, that he might fill all things.)” These verses are a parenthetical expression. They are a tangent thought not directly … Continue reading THAT HE MIGHT FILL ALL THINGS