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Elder Chris begins a series on the book of Ephesians.  He gives background pertaining to the Apostle Paul’s journeys and the city of Ephesus.  Paul opens his letter by praying that they have daily grace in the midst of trials and peace from God our Father and Jesus Christ.  Elder Chris then turns to…(Read More)

Elder James examines Ephesians 1:3-6.  Here we don’t find what’s in it for us, but God’s eternal purpose for His people.  He explains that we are able to bless God through honoring and praising Him, and He favors us with spiritual benefits.  Elder James preaches that none of us are…(Read More)

Elder Mark turns to Ephesians 5 where we find that the Lord has ordained an authority structure for the home.  The husband is the head of the household and wives are to submit themselves, even as Christ is the head of the church.  Christ is the example of the head, the standard that all husbands…(Read More)

The Apostle Paul addresses the church as the faithful in Christ.  Elder Chris indicates that being in Christ is a position.  Not only are we in Christ, but Christ is in us.  He explains that when we were chosen before the foundation of the world, we were placed in Christ.  And we were predestinated to…(Read More)