Category: Thoughts From Ephesians

Thoughts From Ephesians-thought # 33-How To Live Out Your New Identity (Eph. 4:25-32) -Replace Lying With Truth Telling

In Zechariah 8:16, we read the  following, “Speak truth to one another.”  Why does Paul tell the  Ephesian Christians and us to do this?  It’s “Because you are members of one body.” (Eph. 4:25) Since we are united together, false and lying words hur the whole body of Christ.  Someone said, “Falsehood stifles unity; truth […]

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Thoughts From Ephesians-thought # 32-How To Live Out Your New Identity (Eph. 4:25-32) -Introduction

In Eph. 4:25-32 Paul instructs us on how our  new life in Christ will reflect oyr  new spiritual identity.  He tells  us that we  must replace our old life habits with righteous and holy  habits– We will break this section in to 5 sections, plus this introductory lesson. Replace Lying With Truth-Telling (Eph. 4:25) Replace […]

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Thoughts From Ephesians # 31 Live As a New Creature- # 3 Remember, You’re a New Creation-Eph. 4:22-24

In verses 20-24 Paul explains why we  must not live our lives like the pagans.  He describes coming to Christ with 3 word pictures: We are  dealing with the  first point in this devotional article. A School (Eph. 4:20-21) Changing  clothes (Eph. 4:22-24) A New creation (Eph 4:24b) Remember, You’re  A New Creation (Eph. 4:23-24) […]

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