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Ephesians (2018)

Ephesians (2018)

September 2018 - October 2021

How should we live as believers? Ephesians will inform us of our riches, our spiritual assets, in Christ and how we are to live. Ephesians is the most significant book for understanding our roles and responsibilities as Church Age believers. Listen to the series to put your spiritual growth into hyperdrive.

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Sun, Oct 17, 2021
Passage: Ephesians 4:7-16
Series: Ephesians (2018)
Duration: 56 mins 5 secs
Sun, Oct 10, 2021
Passage: Ephesians 4:7-13
Series: Ephesians (2018)
Duration: 1 hr 45 mins 27 secs
Are you ready for a little pop quiz? If you’re game, see if you can answer these four questions in your own mind. How many did you get right? Learn from this lesson that the problems we all encounter with people in our life cannot be solved by human solutions but require knowing the truth God has revealed in His Word. Hear a series of questions concerning Christ’s ascension to Heaven that will be answered in coming lessons.
Sun, Oct 03, 2021
Passage: Ephesians 4:6
Series: Ephesians (2018)
Duration: 52 mins 37 secs
What is the role of God the Father in the life of a believer? Listen to this message to learn that His role is that of the authority. Find out that the authority structure of the Trinity is the illustration for marriage and family in the human race. See that we are to address our thanksgiving and our prayers to God the Father. Understand that He is only Father to all who believe.
Sun, Sep 26, 2021
Passage: Ephesians 4:4
Series: Ephesians (2018)
Duration: 55 mins 24 secs
What is the “one faith” Paul is referring to here? Listen to this lesson to learn about what we need to believe in order to be confident that we are saved. Hear the first five principles explaining faith, including the fact that the object of our faith is what’s important. Be prepared to listen next week to the remaining principles of faith and understand why it’s not blind faith.
Sun, Sep 19, 2021
Passage: Ephesians 4:4
Series: Ephesians (2018)
Duration: 59 mins 11 secs
How do we know Jesus is the Messiah promised in the Old Testament? Hear twelve prophetic Scriptures and when they were miraculously fulfilled in Christ at His First Coming. Find out the statistical probabilities of that happening by chance. Knowing this, have renewed confidence that Jesus is our Savior and has provided the forgiveness of our sins.
Sun, Sep 12, 2021
Passage: Ephesians 4:4
Series: Ephesians (2018)
Duration: 43 mins 39 secs
Is it always referring to Jesus when the Bible uses the word “lord”? Listen to this message to learn that in the Old Testament it is a matter of whether the word is translated with upper or lower case letters, but in the New Testament it always refers to Jesus. Hear Scripture where Jesus claimed to be divine and see how that upset the religious leaders. Find out what requirements there were to prove someone was a prophet.
Sun, Sep 05, 2021
Passage: Ephesians 4:3-5 & Galatians 5:16-23
Series: Ephesians (2018)
Duration: 57 mins 31 secs
Do you know how to abide in Christ? Listen to this lesson to learn more of the ministries of the Holy Spirit in all believers. Find out that while we are not commanded to be indwelt by the Holy Spirit we are commanded to walk by means of Him. See the content of what we are filled with and the importance of growing to spiritual maturity. Learn the meaning of fellowship and appreciate how the Holy Spirit brings to mind the Scriptures we have studied when we need to apply them.
Sun, Aug 29, 2021
Passage: Ephesians 4:3-5 & Ephesians 5:18
Series: Ephesians (2018)
Duration: 51 mins 39 secs
What are the results of being filled by means of the Holy Spirit? Listen to this lesson to hear the Apostle Paul’s comparison of being rip-roaring drunk from being filled with too much wine in contrast with our behavior when we are filled with the Word of God by means of the Holy Spirit. Understand that when we are filled with the Word of God our behavior is influenced in a way that pleases God.
Sun, Aug 22, 2021
Passage: Ephesians 4:3-5 & Ephesians 5:18
Series: Ephesians (2018)
Duration: 49 mins 18 secs
How many ministries of the Holy Spirit are you truly familiar with? Listen to this lesson to add two more dimensions to the Holy Spirit’s roles in our lives. First, learn about the sealing ministry. Hear the definition of it and understand that this is an unshakeable guarantee that when we trust Christ as our Savior we belong to God throughout time and eternity. Second, begin to learn what the Bibles teaches about the filling by the Holy Spirit. Find out the two different Greek words that are used, one that frequently involves speaking. Be ready to continue this study to learn about the importance of being filled with the Holy Spirit.
Sun, Aug 15, 2021
Passage: Ephesians 4:3-5
Series: Ephesians (2018)
Duration: 50 mins 4 secs
What does it mean to be indwelt by the Holy Spirit? If that term leaves you puzzled, listen to this message to learn of another freely given incredible benefit that is yours at the point of trusting in Christ as your Savior. Find out that along with the baptism by the Holy Spirit and regeneration, this is something that you can’t do for yourself but you receive it. See if it is permanent or temporary and how it impacts your life.