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Overview of Ephesians Overview of Ephesians Presentation Transcript

  • Fall 2012 Series Lake Grove Pres.Dr. Daniel R. Lockwood
  • Sit Walk Stand Our Position in Our Practice in Our Provision Christ Christ in Christ• Blessed with all “The Five Walks” spiritual blessings in • The armor of Christ Jesus (1:3) God for the spiritual battle• Seated with him in heavenly places with • Closing Christ (2:6) Theological Applicational Eph. 1:3-3:21 Eph. 4:1-6:9 Eph. 6:10-20 Theme: Christ, the Head of the Church, has blessed us will all blessings.
  • Who We Are in Christ: Salutation Doxology Prayer• Paul’s Apostleship • Eternity past: • Thanksgiving for• Paul’s Audience Chosen by their faith & love• Paul’s Twofold the Father • Petition for their Greeting • Historical complete • Grace past: knowledge of • Peace Redeemed Christ: by the Son • Our hope of • Present: inheritance Sealed by • His power the Spirit • His dominion & authority Eph. 1:1-2 Eph. 1:3-14 Eph. 1:15-23 Theological: Ephesians 1:3—3:21
  • Who We Have Become in ChristPersonal: From death to Communal: From life hostility to unity• Who we were (2:1-3): • What we were (2:11-12): • Dead in sin • Alienated from Israel • Lived by the world, and God’s covenant devil, and flesh • What Christ did (2:13-18): • By nature, children of • Brought us peace wrath • Made us one• Who we became (2:4-10): • What we became (2:19-22): • Saved by grace through • One nation faith for good works • One household • One temple Eph. 2:1-10 Eph. 2:11-22 Theological: Ephesians 1:3—3:21
  • What We Will Become in ChristPaul’s Place in God’s Plan Paul’s Prayer Eph. 3:1-13 Eph. 3:14-21Theological: Ephesians 1:3—3:21
  • Walk Walk Walk in Walk as Walk asWorthy Unlike Love Children Wiseof Your the of LightCalling Gentiles Unity of Likeness Sacrifice Light of Filling ofthe Spirit of God of Christ Christ the Spirit As As New As As Ones As Spirit-Grownups People Beloved Who Filled Children Please People God Peace Truth Charity Holiness Wisdom 4:1-16 4:17-36 5:1-8a 5:8b-14 5:15--6:9 Applicational: Eph. 4:1—6:9
  • Walk Worthy of Your Walk Unlike the Gentiles Calling Eph. 4:1-16 Eph. 4:17-36 Applicational: Eph. 4:1—6:20
  • Walk in Love Walk as Children Walk as Wise (1) of Light • Be Spirit-filled • Submit to one another • Husbands & wivesEph. 5:1-8a Eph. 5:8b-14 Eph. 5:15-32 Applicational: Eph. 4:1—6:20
  • Walk as Wise (2) Stand in God’s Closing Armor• Submit to one • Spiritual warfare another • Spiritual armor • Fathers & children • Masters & slaves Eph. 6:1-9 Eph. 6:10-20 Eph. 6:21- 22 Applicational: Eph. 4:1—6:20