Category: Ephesians

Thoughts From Ephesians (Thought # 41) Walk in the Light (Eph. 5:3-14) -Intro

In this passage, Paul describes the themes of light and darkness by contrasting the works of darkness and the fruit of the  Spirit. In Eph 5:8 he writes, “For you were once darkness.” Paul  does not say that Christians are  walking in darkness. Rather he uses the term “once.” What did he mean by  that […]

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Thoughts From Ephesians-Thought # 38–Imitate God-Ephesians 5:1-17 Intro

Since  we are now “in Christ,” we must act like it. We  must imitate the  Lord Jesus. He is our great example.”imitate me, as I also imitate Christ” (1 Cor. 11:1; cf. 1 Cor. 4:16; Phil. 3:17; 1 Thess. 1:6; 2 Thess: 3;7-9). Paul tells congregations  to imitate other congregations  (1 Thess. 2:14). It is […]

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