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Deal Or No Deal — A Reprise

A number of years ago a pastor, Mike Erre, spoke at my church from Ephesians, explaining that the book can be divided into two sections—the indicative that makes statements about who the Christian is and how we relate to God, and the imperative that gives us commands to do to live up to our identity. 651 more words

Christian Walk

Ephesians - Chapter 6

Verse 1 – Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.

When children obey their parents, it helps to keep order int he family. 1,356 more words


Adopted By God

This text is taken from a talk I gave on the passage Ephesians 1: 3 – 14 yesterday at St Mary’s Church in Moston

In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, Amen… 1,266 more words


Knowing more than is written

I grew up inland, but am spending time on an island where rain sweeps across the ocean, a thick white line on the horizon, smudging the distant islands, bearing down on the coast. 376 more words

Eating Salad at the Steak Buffet

Please read Acts 19:1-7 in your Bible.  For myself, I used the NIV (1984) to research these remarks.

Don’t settle for a lesser portion; sweat your comfort zone and allow God to do immeasurably more. 2,098 more words


Ephesians - Chapter 5

Verse 1 – Therefore be followers of God as dear children.

What a simple rule. Contention and strife could be avoided if we just treated others as  God treats us, especially your spouse. 1,502 more words