Ephesians

Ephesians 1
Title: The Blessings of Redemption

Date: May 27, 2007

We should praise God for the Power of Redemption He has shown toward us.

Ephesians 1:3-14

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Title: Our Great Redemption In Christ

Date: March 23, 2006

Redemption and forgiveness of sins is found only in the death of Christ, because of the grace of God.

Ephesians 1:7

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Title: Living by the Spirit in the Now But Not Yet

Date: July 1, 2007

Believers have been given the Holy Spirit. Who gives us a first taste of the coming age and is a guarantee that all the blessings God has promised will be given to us.

Ephesians 1:14-15

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Title: How Do We Live and What Do We Know?

Date: August 12, 2007

I thank God for your faith and your love for each other, and I pray that you know the hope of your calling, the riches of God's inheritance for you, and the surpassing power of His greatness towards you.

Ephesians 1:15-23

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Title: Risen Conqueror

Date: April 20, 2014

The ultimate display of God’s power is the resurrection of Christ, Who has conquered death and rules over all to fulfill God’s purposes for us.

Ephesians 1:19-23

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Ephesians 2
Title: Our Enemies - The World, the Flesh, the Devil

Date: August 27, 2017

Our enemies in spiritual warfare are Satan, the fallen world, and our sinful nature, and we must resist their attacks and overcome them.

Ephesians 2:1-3; 1 Timothy 6:12

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Title: Second Chance

Date: September 4, 2011

God through his grace has justified us and forgiven us our sins, giving each of us a second chance.

Ephesians 2:1-10

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Title: Dead or Alive?

Date: October 19, 2008

God showed us mercy while we were dead in our trespasses and sins, by making us alive, by raising us up, and by seating us together with Christ; so that, we might walk in those good works God has prepared for us.

Ephesians 2:1-10

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Title: Guilt, Grace, and Gratitude - The Gospel and Its Fruit

Date: May 16, 2010

To be part of God's people I must know how great my sin is, how God has delivered me from my sin and misery through Jesus Christ, and how I can show my gratitude to God for delivering me.

Ephesian 2:1-10

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Title: Christ's Resurrection and Our Salvation

Date: April 4, 2010

C
hrist's resurrection is the basis of our salvation, so that we can rejoice in what has come to us entirely by grace.

Ephesians 2:4-10

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Title: Sola Gratia - Saved Because of Grace Alone

Date: October 8, 2017

Sin has corrupted humans so thoroughly that we can only be saved because of grace - God’s undeserved merciful kindness and favor - alone.

Ephesians 2:8-10

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Title: The Restoration of Community

Date: May 26, 2013

The possibility of true community with God and one another is restored in Christ and may be experienced in His people, the Church.

Ephesians 2:11-22

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Title: The Spirit and the Church

Date: October 5, 2008

The Spirit is working to join us to the Church to be the place where God dwells.

Ephesians 2:19-22

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Ephesians 3
Title: Know the Love of Christ

Date: September 2, 2007

We must come to an understanding of the depth of Christ's love for us and then we must show that love to the body of Christ, the Church.

Ephesians 3:14-21

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Title: Grasping the Love of Christ

Date: August 11, 2013

Note: Due to a technical problem, the audio of this teaching was lost. However, the extensive teaching notes may be accessed below.


Christians need to grasp the love of Christ - which surpasses knowledge - discovering that God cannot love us more, nor can He love us less, than He already does in Christ.

Ephesians 3:14-21

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Ephesians 4
Title: Our More Perfect Union

Date: July 15, 2012

After Jesus’ body was broken on the cross He formed One new body. He called this body The Church. It now looks and acts exactly like Jesus. Because it is Jesus’ body.

Ephesians 4:1-3

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Title: Spiritual Gifts - The Church In Action

Date: January 20, 2012

Gifts are given by God to enable every Christian to be an effective minister for God, helping to build His Church and Kingdom.

Ephesians 4:7-16

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Title: A Healthy Church

Date: April 24, 2016

Christ has given leaders to equip believers to use the gifts given to them by God so that the church may become healthy as each believer participates in ministry.

Ephesians 4:7-16

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Title: All In: Participants Not Spectators

Date: September 20, 2015

In the New Covenant, God calls all Christians to be actively participating in works of ministry, serving others in the church and the world.

Ephesians 4:8-12

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Title: Christian Moral Formation

Date: November 19, 2017

Christian moral formation is the lifelong process of putting off sins, putting on Christlike virtues and being renewed so our thoughts and desires are like Christ.

Ephesians 4:20-24

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Title: The Importance of Forgiving One Another

Date: November 12, 2017

Christians are called to be kind, forgiving one another in the same way God has forgiven us.

Ephesians 4:32

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Ephesians 5
Title: What is God's Will for My Life?

Date: January 11, 2009

God's will for my life is not an obscure set of choices that I must divine using various methods, but His revealed plan & commands as found in the Scripture.

Romans 12:1-2; Ephesians 5:15-21

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Title: Filled With the Holy Spirit

Date: December 14, 2008

Christians are called to be constantly filed with the Holy Spirit, living lives under His control.

Ephesians 5:15-21

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Title: The Way of Wisdom - Making Decisions In God's Will

Date: January 18, 2009

We are called to make decisions based on wisdom, which obeys God's revealed will in Scripture and applies the principles of God's Word to all of life.

Ephesians 5:15-18

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Title: Roles and Responsibilities in the Home

Date: January 29, 2006

To fulfill God's purposes for marriage and have a strong family, we must follow His blueprint for the roles for each person in the family.

Ephesians 5:22-33

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Title: Called To Family

Date: November 18, 2012

Christians are called to serve God in their families by loving and respecting their spouse, raising their children to love God and His kingdom, and honoring their parents, all with a view to being a blessing to the wider world.

Ephesians 5:22-6:4

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Title: Love and Respect

Date: February 9, 2014

Marriage is a picture of Christ and the Church, and therefore must be centered on Him, and built on love and respect.


Ephesians 5:31-33

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Title: Called To Family

Date: November 18, 2012

Christians are called to serve God in their families by loving and respecting their spouse, raising their children to love God and His kingdom, and honoring their parents, all with a view to being a blessing to the wider world.

Ephesians 5:22-6:4

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Ephesians 6

Title: A Godly Seed - Raising Our Children in the Lord

Date: February 5, 2006

God desires that we raise children according to His Word so that they will love and follow him.

Ephesians 6:1-4

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Title: Spring - Young Children

Date: May 29, 2005

Like unplowed ground, young children must have the soil of their hearts prepared through loving discipline and have the seeds of God’s Word planted through careful instruction.

Ephesians 6:1-4

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Title: Unchained - The New Testament And Slavery

Date: August 31, 2014

As with other entrenched injustices in this fallen world, the New Testament does not directly abolish slavery, but calls Christians to live in a way that honors and submits to God, focuses on Christ, promotes the Gospel, and looks to our eternal reward.

Philemon 1:15-21; Ephesians 6:5-9

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Title: Fighting the Battle

Date: February 15, 2009

If we are to be successful in this battle that we have been called to fight, we need to know the tools that God has given us to fight the battle, and we need to know how to use those tools in the midst of the battle.

Ephesians 6:10-20

Reading: Psalm 46

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Title: Understanding Spiritual Warfare

Date: July 9, 2017

Spiritual warfare is Satan’s ongoing war against God, His purposes, and His people, and every Christian and church is part of this warfare.

Ephesians 6:10-20

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Title: Equipped for Spiritual Warfare

Date: July 16, 2017

Through Christ and the Gospel God has equipped us with everything we need for spiritual warfare as we draw our strength from Him.

Ephesians 6:10–20

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Title: Engaged in Spiritual Warfare

Date: July 23, 2017

Our strategy in spiritual warfare is to draw near to God, be alert for the attacks of Satan, and stand against, resist, and attack his works.

Ephesians 6:10-20; 1 Peter 5:6-9; James 4:7-10

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