Praying Beyond Our Circumstances
Praying Beyond Our Circumstances

Last week we looked at Apostle Paul’s instruction to believers to pray at all times in the Spirit and also to pray for other Christians, especially for their faith and spiritual protection (Eph 6:18).  In the same thought, Paul continued by asking the Ephesian believers to pray specifically for his ministry: and pray on my […]

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Spiritual Armor

Last week we looked at the first two pieces of the armor of God: truth and righteousness.  Both are so crucial to our walk as believers that without them we are in constant peril of spiritual attack from the enemy. Today we’ll examine the remaining pieces of our God-given spiritual armor: And having shod YOUR […]

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Be Strong In The Lord

Here at the mid-point of chapter 6 in Paul’s letter to the church in Ephesus, Paul begins shifting toward the closing remarks of his epistle.  After many rich pages of doctrine, warning, exhortation, and instruction, he now moves to encouragement and reassurance. Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of His might. […]

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Living Obediently

As we’ve seen a number of times throughout Paul’s letter to the Ephesians, our behavior as believers matters.  A professing Christian is called to live by a high standard which reflects Christ in a dark world; the subsequent obedience and agape love is a sweet aroma and fragrance around the Father’s throne (cf: Eph 5:1-2). […]

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Boldness and Confidence Through Faith

Perhaps one of the hardest things for us believers to grasp is the assurance of our salvation.  It is easy to worry when we stumble in sin or think that we must clutch onto our salvation in our own strength.  This is where a huge difference is noted between the Christian faith and all other […]

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