Monthly Archives: July 2015

Onward! Ephesians 6

Onward Christian soldiers, Marching as to war, With the cross of Jesus Going on before! (LSB 662, refrain) The refrain of “Onward Christian Soldiers” begs the question: Who is the enemy? How do we fight? Ephesians 6 answers these clearly. … Continue reading

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Children of Light: Ephesians 5

Since we’re on a hymn kick this week let’s take a look at another favorite that fits Ephesians 5:8-9 “I want to walk as a child of the light” is a hymn that makes a great prayer complete with a … Continue reading

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Jesus, our Anchor. Ephesians 4

The stormy waves are expected. The option isn’t waves or no waves. The option is to let the waves push me around or be anchored in Jesus. In Ephesians 4 Paul warns about the coming waves and encourages all believers … Continue reading

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Recognizing the great gifts of God! Ephesians 3

I ran across a lesser known hymn the other day that ends with a verse that reminds us of the end of Ephesians 3 where Paul is encouraging us to know the depth and height of God’s love. It’s called … Continue reading

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Where have you been? Ephesians 2

I love a good “from rags to riches” kind of story. That theme is one that Hollywood has leaned on for generations. Annie and all the remakes, Bruce Wayne from orphan to Crime Fighter, and Luke Skywalker from moisture farming … Continue reading

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Marked with the cross. Ephesians 1

Ephesians 1 (7/20) My mom had a way to limit the inevitable fights between my brother and I over whose Star Wars figure was whose. We were elementary school age in the 80’s, and boys in those days collected action … Continue reading

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Joy at home. Ephesians 6

Ephesians 6 The Gospel of Jesus shapes our entire life. There is no piece of life that the Gospel can’t reach with GOOD NEWS. The forgiveness I receive from Jesus gives me JOY that reaches into many places. That JOY … Continue reading

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