What Is Biblical Love?

Below is a paper by friend of the ministry, Noah Dilday, on the definition and constitutes of Biblical love. We pray that you enjoy it as Dilday dives into a thoroughly researched study into this fascinating and immensely important topic. We hope you are enriched and God bless. Abstract This short paper answers the questionContinue reading “What Is Biblical Love?”

Ephesians 4:25-32 (KJV)

4:25-32 Wherefore putting away lying, speak every man truth with his neighbour: for we are members one of another. Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath: Neither give place to the devil. Let him that stole steal no more: but rather let him labour, working with hisContinue reading “Ephesians 4:25-32 (KJV)”

Ephesians 4:17-24

4:17-19 This I say therefore, and testify in the Lord, that ye henceforth walk not as other Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind, Having the understanding darkened, being alienated from the life of God through the ignorance that is in them, because of the blindness of their heart: Who being past feeling haveContinue reading “Ephesians 4:17-24”

Ephesians 4:8-16 (KJV)

4:8-11 Wherefore he saith, When he ascended up on high, he led captivity captive, and gave gifts unto men. (Now that he ascended, what is it but that he also descended first into the lower parts of the earth? He that descended is the same also that ascended up far above all heavens, that heContinue reading “Ephesians 4:8-16 (KJV)”

Ephesians 4:1-7 (KJV)

4:1 I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called Beginning in chapter 4, Paul redirects his attention from primarily doctrinal to primarily practical. This is our state currently as Christians and how to practically live out our faith.  He begins by referring toContinue reading “Ephesians 4:1-7 (KJV)”

Ephesians 3:13-21 (KJV)

3:13 Wherefore I desire that ye faint not at my tribulations for you, which is your glory. Firstly, I love what pastor David Osteen has to say about it. He wrote that “Christ suffered to purchase our salvation and Paul suffered to proclaim it” (Colossians 1:24).  Paralleling this verse with Colossians 1:24, we see thatContinue reading “Ephesians 3:13-21 (KJV)”

Ephesians 3:1-12 (KJV)

3:1-2 For this cause I Paul, the prisoner of Jesus Christ for you Gentiles If ye have heard of the dispensation of the grace of God which is given me to you-ward This chapter division begins by Paul addressing the cause (reasoning) behind his message.  He says “For this cause”, after chapter 2 ends withContinue reading “Ephesians 3:1-12 (KJV)”

Ephesians 2:11-22 (KJV)

2:11-12 Wherefore remember, that ye being in time past Gentiles in the flesh, who are called Uncircumcision by that which is called the Circumcision in the flesh made by hands; That at that time ye were without Christ, being aliens from the commonwealth of Israel, and strangers from the covenants of promise, having no hope,Continue reading “Ephesians 2:11-22 (KJV)”

Ephesians 2:1-10 (KJV)

Chapter 1 of Ephesians primarily deals with the Spiritual possessions of a Christian. Chapter 2 of the epistle has much to do with the position of a Christian within the Body of Christ.  The comparison could also be represented as benefits versus how to knowledge (Or better yet, what has already been done by Jesus).Continue reading “Ephesians 2:1-10 (KJV)”

Ephesians 1:15-23 (KJV)

1:15-16 Wherefore I also, after I heard of your faith in the Lord Jesus, and love unto all the saints Cease not to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers Paul often reflected on his thankfulness for the testimonies and faiths of other believers. This is a pattern within the writingsContinue reading “Ephesians 1:15-23 (KJV)”