My Life in the LightEphesians 5:1 Be imitators ofGod, therefore, as dearly loved children 2 andlive a life of love, just as Christ loved us andgave himself up for us as a fragrant offeringand sacrifice to God.
My Life in the DarknessEphesians 5:3 But among you there must notbe even a hint of sexual immorality, or of anykind of impurity, or of greed, because theseare improper for Gods holy people.
My Life in the DarknessEphesians 5:4 Nor should there beobscenity, foolish talk or coarse joking, whichare out of place, but rather thanksgiving.
My Life in the Darkness Obscenity Foolish talk Coarse joking Words, Emotions, Heart, Thinking, Bounda ry, Acts
How People of the Light ThinkWE ARE HOLY PEOPLEEphesians 5:3 …because these are improperfor Gods holy people.
How People of the Light ThinkTHE BATTLE IS TO BE THANKFULEphesians 5:4 Nor should there beobscenity… or coarse joking, which are out ofplace, but rather thanksgiving.
How People of the Light ThinkTHIS IS SERIOUS BUSINESSEphesians 5:5 For of this you can be sure: Noimmoral, impure or greedy person--such aman is an idolater--has any inheritance in thekingdom of Christ and of God.
How People of the Light Think1 Corinthians 6:9 Do you not know that theunrighteous will not inherit the kingdom ofGod? Do not be deceived; neither theimmoral, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, norsexual perverts,
How People of the Light Think10 northieves, nor the greedy, nordrunkards, nor revilers, nor robbers willinherit the kingdom of God.
How People of the Light Think11 And such were some of you. But you werewashed, you were sanctified, you werejustified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christand in the Spirit of our God.
How People of the Light ThinkEphesians 5:6 Let no one deceive you withempty words, for because of such thingsGods wrath comes on those who aredisobedient. 7 Therefore do not be partnerswith them.
Living in the Light1. ONCE YOU WERE DARKNESS; NOW YOU ARE LIGHT.Ephesians 5:8… for once you weredarkness, but now you are light in the Lord…
Living in the Light2. BECAUSE WE ARE LIGHT, WE LIVE LIGHT.Ephesians 5:8… for once you weredarkness, but now you are light in the Lord;walk as children of light.
Living in the LightEphesians 5:9 (for the fruit of light is foundin all that is good and right and true), 10 andtry to learn what is pleasing to the Lord. Goodness Righteousness Truth
Living in the Light3. DON’T DABBLE IN DARKNESSEphesians 5:11 Take no part in the unfruitfulworks of darkness, but instead expose them.
Living in the LightEphesians 5:12 For it is a shame even tospeak of the things that they do in secret;
Living in the LightEphesians 5:13 But everything exposed by thelight becomes visible, 14 for it is light thatmakes everything visible…
Living in the LightEphesians 5:14 …This is why it is said:"Wake up, O sleeper, rise from the dead, andChrist will shine on you."