Review of the Book of Ephesians

Faith Baptist Church just went through 6 months and 24 weeks on Ephesians.  Here is what we saw in this magnificent letter of Paul’s…

TEXT WHAT WE SAW
I. Doctrine (1-3)
1:1-21:3-6

1:7-10

1:11-14

1:15-23

2:1-7

2:8-10

2:11-18

2:19-22

3:1-13

3:14-21

Introduction: Grace & PeaceSpiritual Blessing: Chosen by the Father

Spiritual Blessing: Redeemed by the Son

Spiritual Blessing: Sealed by the Spirit

Prayer: Thanksgiving

But God (Dead – But God – Alive)

Grace + Nothing = Salvation

One in Christ (Brought near to God by Christ)

A Dwelling Place for God (Our Whole Life as His)

The Mystery of Christ (Gentiles are Fellow Heirs)

Prayer: Strength, Love, and Maturity

II. Behavior (4-6)
4:1-24:3-11

4:12-16

4:17-24

4:25-32

5:1-7

5:8-14

5:15-21

5:22-33

6:1-4

6:5-9

6:10-17

6:18-24

Walk Worthy (Humility, Gentleness, Patience, & Love)The Christian’s Unity (Based in God’s Unity, Used in Gifts)

Unity Leads to Maturity

The Old and New Self (Put off the Old, Put on the New)

The Old and New Self in Practice (Put on God-like traits)

Walk in Love, Not Immorality

Walk in Light, Not Darkness

Walk in Wisdom, Not Foolishness

Walk in Relationship: Husbands & Wives

Walk in Relationship: Children & Parents

Walk in Relationship: Slaves & Masters

Holy War (Stand firm in the armor of God)

Conclusion: Prayer, Proclamation, & Postscript