Ministry Update!

Big news from the ministry! Based off of Enriching Grace’s recent Ephesians Bible studies, the works have been compiled and revised for a brief practical commentary! The proceeds of this book will help fund website expenses and future ministry endeavors. We hope that this work is a handy, convenient look into the Scriptures! A descriptionContinue reading “Ministry Update!”

Ephesians 6:10-24 (KJV)

6:10-11 Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might. Put on the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil. Finally. The word indicates that a conclusion is imminent; however, there is still something that must be addressed. ThatContinue reading “Ephesians 6:10-24 (KJV)”

Ephesians 6:1-9 (KJV)

6:1-3 Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right. Honour thy father and mother; which is the first commandment with promise; That it may be well with thee, and thou mayest live long on the earth. Beginning chapter 6, Paul continues with very practical instruction according to the mystery of Christ.  HeContinue reading “Ephesians 6:1-9 (KJV)”

Ephesians 5:1-10 (KJV)

5:1-2 Be ye therefore followers of God, as dear children; And walk in love, as Christ also hath loved us, and hath given himself for us an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweetsmelling savour. Followers of God is significantly more than a mere imitator. Following involves a sort of modeling system, withContinue reading “Ephesians 5:1-10 (KJV)”

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 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)”