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Unity
November 26, 2017

Peace that Surpasses All Understanding

Peace that Surpasses All Understanding

As a fruit of the Spirit, peace is something that believers who are walking by the Spirit should exhibit. This peace must be obtained by power from above, given from God through Jesus on the cross and poured out by the Holy Spirit. We receive this peace from God through prayer. Additionally, believers need to […]

January 22, 2017

Walk Worthy

Walk Worthy

Once we become aware of the privileges of belonging to Christ, we are encouraged to live in light of that privilege. This requires us to live a selfless life, surrendering ourselves entirely to the Lord and seeking to live in unity with other believers. In this way we will exemplify the distinctive unity of the […]

November 27, 2016

Mastering the Mystery

Mastering the Mystery

After speaking about the reconciliation accomplished by the cross, Paul elaborates on the awesome rescue plan that God has now fully disclosed. He wants his readers to be more than acquainted with it. He wants them to master it, to be experts in it, and to be impressed by it. Only then will believers be […]

November 20, 2016

The Holy Household of God

The Holy Household of God

As believers in Jesus we have a new privileged status as members of the holy family. We are built upon a strong foundation which cannot crumble and which holds us all together. We are growing into a holy temple, a place for God to dwell, and from which his glory is to be proclaimed to […]

October 2, 2016

God’s Mystery Made Known

God's Mystery Made Known

The Apostle Paul wrote the letter of Ephesians in order to make known to believers in Jesus God’s eternal plan. This plan was a mystery, hidden from generation after generation until God made it known to his apostles and prophets. Now that God has revealed his great plan for the world, he wants his people […]

November 15, 2015

Futile Resistance

Futile Resistance

The raising of Lazarus from the dead angered the Pharisees and prompted them to look for a way to get Jesus killed. Why would they be so angered by the bringing back to life of a dead man? The answer to that question exposes the heart of their unbelief, but also paves the way for […]