Saturday, December 17, 2011

Greeting From Apostle Paul



Ephesians 1:1-2

Paul was the author of the epistle.

He wrote with divine authority.

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Paul was an apostle of the Lord Jesus Christ.

He was the foundation leader of the early church.

He received direct revelation from God to deliver His truths to His people.

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Paul was called by the will of God.

He was sent from God for a special mission.

He was to be an apostle.

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Apostle Paul addressed his recipients.

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He called them saints.

They had been saved by the grace of God.

They were washed in the blood of the Lord Jesus Christ.

They were imputed with the righteousness of Christ.

They were set apart for the glory of God and for His exclusive use in this world.

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He called them the faithful in Christ Jesus.

They were new creations in Christ.

They lived a distinct and different life from the world around them.

They lived a faithful life in Christ in a world that does not know Him.

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Apostle Paul acknowledged and greeted his recipients.

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He greeted them with the blessing of grace.

He prayed that God would save them.

He prayed that God would keep them.

He prayed that God would change their lives.

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He greeted them with the blessing of peace.

Paul prayed that they would have peace with God.

Paul prayed that they would have peace with fellowmen.

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Apostle Paul emphasized the importance of good relationship with God.

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When we trust the Lord Jesus Christ as our Savior, we will have God as our Father.

Then we will have the riches of God.

We will enjoy God's grace and God's peace.

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As Christians, we are saints and faithful in Christ Jesus.

We know God the Father.

And God will blessed us with abundant grace and peace.

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God will feed our souls.

God will challenge our lives.

God will change our church as a result of our faith in Christ.

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Let us come praying to God.

Let us wait on Him to bless us.

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He just knows how to bless us.

1 comment:

jia said...

GREAT TO SEE THAT NOW,YOURE WRITING ABOUT THE TRUTH.SOME MONTHS BACK IF I REMEMBER RIGHT,YOU WERE FF ANOTHER FAITH.WELCOME TO THE FOLD.GOD BLESS,Tremendously ! JIA
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