Monthly Archives: October 2019

the cycle of care and favor

Ephesians 6:23-24 (JDV) Ephesians 6:23 Peace to the brothers and sisters, and care with faith, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Ephesians 6:24 Favor be with all who have an indestructible1 care for our Lord Jesus Christ. … Continue reading

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information and encouragement

Ephesians 6:21-22 (JDV) Ephesians 6:21 Tychicus, our dearly cared about brother and faithful assistant in the Lord, will tell you all the news about me so that you may be informed. Ephesians 6:22 I am sending him to you for … Continue reading

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would you pray for me?

Ephesians 6:19-20 (JDV) Ephesians 6:19 Pray also in behalf of me, that the message may be given to me when I open my mouth to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel. Ephesians 6:20 In behalf of which … Continue reading

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all about warfare

Ephesians 6:16-18 (JDV) Ephesians 6:16 In every situation taking up the shield of the faith with which you can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one. Ephesians 6:17 Take the helmet of the salvation and the sword of … Continue reading

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why we need the armor

Ephesians 6:13-15 (JDV) Ephesians 6:13 For this reason take up the full armor of God, so that you may be able to resist in the evil day, and having prepared everything, to take your stand. Ephesians 6:14 Stand, then, with … Continue reading

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we don’t got this

Ephesians 6:10-12 (JDV) Ephesians 6:10 Finally, be strengthened by the Lord and by his vast strength. Ephesians 6:11 Put on the full armor of God so that you can stand against the schemes of the devil. Ephesians 6:12 For our … Continue reading

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leading like a servant

Ephesians 6:9 (JDV) Ephesians 6:9 And masters, treat your slaves the same way, without threatening them, because you know that both their Master and yours is in the sky, and there is no favoritism with him. leading like a servant … Continue reading

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the secret to service

Ephesians 6:5-8 (JDV) Ephesians 6:5 Slaves, obey your human masters with fear and trembling, in the sincerity of your heart, as you would Christ. Ephesians 6:6 Don’t work only while being watched, as people-pleasers, but as slaves of Christ, do … Continue reading

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positive parenting

Ephesians 6:4 (JDV) Ephesians 6:4 Fathers, don’t stir up anger in your children, but bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord. positive parenting Becoming a father is not difficult, but being a Christian father is a … Continue reading

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honoring parents and mutual submission

Ephesians 6:1-3 (JDV) Ephesians 6:1 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, because this is right. Ephesians 6:2 Honor your father and mother, which is the first commandment with a promise, Ephesians 6:3 so that it may go well with … Continue reading

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