Category: Ephesians

Sermon: Marriage, God’s Great Illustration (Ephesians 5:21-33)

Marriage, God’s Great Illustration (I) Ephesians 5:21-33 Ephes. 5:21 (ESV) submitting to one another out of reverence for Christ. Ephes. 5:22-33 (ESV) Wives, submit to your own husbands, as to the Lord.  [23] For the husband is the head of the wife even as… Continue Reading “Sermon: Marriage, God’s Great Illustration (Ephesians 5:21-33)”

Sermon: Living as Christ in This World (Ephesians 5:1-20)

Living as Christ in this World Ephes. 5:1-20 (ESV) Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children.  [2] And walk in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us, a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. [3] But sexual immorality and… Continue Reading “Sermon: Living as Christ in This World (Ephesians 5:1-20)”

Sermon: Living Obedient for the Good of the Church (Ephesians 4)

Living Obedient  for the Good of the Church   Ephes. 4:25-32 (ESV)      Therefore, having put away falsehood, let each one of you speak the truth with his neighbor, for we are members one of another.  [26] Be angry and do not sin; do… Continue Reading “Sermon: Living Obedient for the Good of the Church (Ephesians 4)”

Sermon: Thinking and Living Christ (Ephesians 4:17-24)

Thinking and Living Christ  Ephes. 4:17-24 (ESV)      Now this I say and testify in the Lord, that you must no longer walk as the Gentiles do, in the futility of their minds.  [18] They are darkened in their understanding, alienated from the life… Continue Reading “Sermon: Thinking and Living Christ (Ephesians 4:17-24)”

Sermon: Church Growth…God’s Way (Ephesians 4:7-16)

Church Growth…God’s Way  Ephes. 4:7-16 (ESV)      But grace was given to each one of us according to the measure of Christ’s gift.  [8] Therefore it says,     “When he ascended on high he led a host of captives,         and he gave gifts… Continue Reading “Sermon: Church Growth…God’s Way (Ephesians 4:7-16)”