Category: Thoughts From Ephesians

Thoughts From Ephesians-Thought # 39 -Walk In Love-Ephesians 5:1-2 – Love Like the Father

In Ephesians 5:1-2 Paul highlights the love of God the Father and the love of the Son to the Christians.  It is the Holy Spirit who indwells us that enables us to live  fully in Christ.  Paul wrote in Rom. 5:5, “God’s  love has been pired out in our hearts through the Holy Spirit who was given […]

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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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Thoughts From Ephesians-Thought # 37-How To Live Out Your New Identity (Eph. 4:25-32) -Replace Rage With Kindness and Forgiveness

We must put off resentful attitudes (bitterness), festering  anger and hostility (malice).We should be a people known for kindness and forgiveness since it has been shown to us by God. In Ephesians Paul gives one of the  most powerful verse on forgiveness:”God also forgave you in Christ” (Eph. 4:32)We must be a forgiving  people. We […]

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