Monthly Archives: August 2016

August 20, 2016: Day 83 – Ephesians 4

Unity is always a good thing when we are talking about churches, right?  Yes, that is right.  In fact, these verses underscore the importance of unity within a church and among churches.  Look at vs.4-5 and we find that there … Continue reading

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August 19, 2016: Day 82 – Ephesians 3

Paul begins this chapter by explaining the reason why he was in jail was because he preached a Gospel which included the gentiles in God’s plans.  Remember, the Ephesian church was a church composed of gentiles.  So basically Paul says … Continue reading

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August 18, 2016: Day 81 – Ephesians 2

This chapter should go up there as one of the most important chapters in all of Scripture.  I hope you were able to follow what Paul was saying.  Remember, he is writing to a church  that is composed of primarily … Continue reading

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August 17, 2016: Day 80 – Ephesians 1

I can’t help but think of this song when I read vs.18.  We begin Paul’s letter to the church in Ephesus.  It is thought to have been written in 62 while Paul was in prison in Rome.  This is another … Continue reading

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August 16, 2016: Day 79 – Galatians 6

So what exactly does it mean when Paul says in vs.7 that God is not mocked?  Paul goes on to explain it in that verse and the following verses.  It comes down to the fact that you sow what you … Continue reading

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August 15, 2016: Day 78 – Galatian 5

You probably didn’t think that you would hear the words which we find in vs.12.  “I wish those who are bothering you would castrate themselves.”  Paul has been addressing the topic of circumcision and how that act is a sign … Continue reading

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August 14, 2016: Day 77 – Galatians 4

So do you remember what Jesus said while he was in the garden when he was in agony and pain for what he was about to face?  Look at Mark 14:36 and you see Jesus call out to his father and say: … Continue reading

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August 13, 2016: Day 76 – Galatians 3

Every now and then there is a verse in the Bible that I come across and it reminds us of how powerful Scripture is.  Galatians 3:28 is one of those verses that I keep going back to in order to … Continue reading

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August 12, 2016: Day 75 – Galatians 2

So today we delve into a theological concept that is fundamental to our faith, and yet is one with which theologians over the ages have struggled.  The term we are going to look at is justification.  If you break that … Continue reading

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August 11, 2016: Day 74 – Galatians 1

This letter of Paul is clearly written to the churches of Galatia.  If you look at your map today you will not see a city called Galatia.  In fact, it is important that we see that this letter is written to … Continue reading

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