We thank You, Lord, that we are “saved through the grace of the Lord Jesus.”

We thank You, Lord, that we are “saved through the grace of the Lord Jesus” (Acts 15:11). We receive His grace when we put our faith in Him: “Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved” (Acts 16:31). Putting our faith in the Lord Jesus – This is just the beginning of a …

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God wants us to ‘grow up in every way into Christ’ (Ephesians 4:7-6:24).

Ephesians 4:7-5:14  -  God wants us to ‘grow up in every way into Christ’ (15). We are to ‘walk in love’ (2), a life which is ‘pleasing to the Lord’ (5:10). It is so easy for us to settle for something less than God’s very best. We settle down into a state of spiritual complacency. …

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We thank You, Lord, that “we have peace with You through our Lord Jesus Christ.”

We thank You, Lord, that "we have peace with You through our Lord Jesus Christ" (Romans 5:1). We thank You that "Jesus is our peace" (Ephesians 2:14). This peace is not something that comes from within ourselves. It comes to us from outside of ourselves. It comes from above. It comes to us from You. …

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When I am weak, then I am strong — Learning From God’s Word

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“For this reason I kneel before the Father, … 16 I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being” (Ephesians 3:14,16). There are many times, in our life, when we become deeply aware of our own weakness. In such times, there’s something we must never forget: “when […]

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By the grace of God, we are called to salvation, sanctification and service.

EPHESIANS 1:1-2:10  -  ‘By grace you have been saved through faith… for good works’ (2:8-10). God calls us to live a ‘holy’ life. We cannot make ourselves holy. We are spiritually ‘dead’. We need to be ‘made alive’ - by God. Holiness does not come from ourselves. It comes from the Lord. Long before we …

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