Tag: #Ephesians

100 Verses #73 Ephesians 2:10

73. Ephesians 2:10 For we are His creation—created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared ahead of time so that we should walk in them. In memorizing Ephesians 2:8–9, it’s vital to learn verse 10, too, for this balances out the Bible’s…

100 Verses #72 Ephesians 2:9

100 Verses 72. Ephesians 2:9 Not from works, so that no one can boast. —Ephesians 2:9 As the Reformation began spreading over Europe, authorities in Amsterdam sought to limit its effect. When a Protestant rally was announced on an estate outside the city, the…

100 Verses #56 Ephesians 5:21

100 Verses 56. Ephesians 5:21 Submitting to one another in the fear of Christ. —Ephesians 5:21 I miss the days when gas stations did the pumping. When I was learning to drive, gasoline was eighteen cents a gallon. As we pulled into the station,…

100 Verses #55 Ephesians 5:20

55. Ephesians 5:20 Giving thanks always for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ. —Ephesians 5:20 When our girls were younger, I enjoyed reading to them every night at bedtime. One of the books we enjoyed was about…

100 Verses #54 Ephesians 5:19

100 Verses 54. Ephesians 5:19 Speaking to one another in psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs, singing and making music to the Lord in your heart. —Ephesians 5:19 Ephesians 5:18-20 is Paul’s definitive treatment about being filled with the Spirit, so it’s helpful to memorize…

100 Verses #53 Ephesians 5:18

100 Verses 53. Ephesians 5:18 And don’t get drunk with wine, which leads to reckless actions, but be filled with the Spirit. —Ephesians 5:18 Have you ever been accused of LUI? A drunk driver may be charged with DUI, which means “driving under the…

Daily Service: Grieve not

Daily Service: Do not grieve the Holy Spirit Israel had an on again off again relationship with God throughout their history The passage below is a brief synopsis, but I want to point out that the Holy Spirit is mentioned twice in this passage…

Daily Verse

Verse of the Day For by grace have ye been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, [it is] the gift of God. Not of works, that no man should glory. Ephesians 2:8 – 9 ASV Please follow my blog  Bruce’s Bible Blog…

Holiday Blues

Have you ever noticed that more people get depressed around the holidays and the suicide hotlines are buzzing? I’ve had a chance to think about it more this holiday season because, well let’s face it folks, when you are 60 years old you have…

Speak Kindness

Sometimes life just gets in the way. Stress, work, problems, relationships don’t go at all well and our attitudes goes into the dumps with our circumstances. Even if you have to just look in the mirror and repeat this do it. But better yet,…