Category Archives: Ephesians

Great is the Lord and most worthy of praise

For great is the Lord and most worthy of praise; he is to be feared above all gods. … I know that the Lord is great, that our Lord is greater than all gods.

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We have heard of your faith in Christ Jesus and of the love you have for all the saints

If you are led by the Spirit … the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. … Since we live by the Spirit, let us keep in step with the Spirit. … … Continue reading

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Whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God

Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might. … Obey your earthly masters in everything; and do it, not only when their eye is on you and to curry their favor, but with sincerity of heart … Continue reading

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Do not rule over them ruthlessly but fear your God

Masters, provide your slaves with what is right and fair, because you know that you also have a Master in heaven.

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Whoever brings ruin on their family will inherit only wind

He was filled with joy because he had come to believe in God—he and his whole household. … He and his whole household believed. … His entire household believed in the Lord; and many … believed and were baptized. … … Continue reading

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I write to you fathers because you know him

For I have chosen him, so that he will direct his children and his household after him to keep the way of the Lord by doing what is right and just.

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A wife of noble character

She makes linen garments and sells them, and supplies the merchants with sashes. She is clothed with strength and dignity; she can laugh at the days to come. She speaks with wisdom, and faithful instruction is on her tongue.

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A wife of noble character who can find?

She is worth far more than rubies. … Her husband is respected at the city gate, where he takes his seat among the elders of the land.

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Offer yourselves to God as those who have been brought from death to life

Offer every part of yourself to him as an instrument of righteousness.

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He took up our pain and bore our suffering

He himself bore our sins in his body on the cross, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness. … and to put on the new self, created to be like God in true righteousness and holiness.

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