Sermons on Ephesians

Rediscovering God’s Design for Marriage

Sermon Notes:   1. God’s Design for Marriage. God’s purposes for marriage include: shared stewardship, uniquely made, complete, oneness, and intimacy. 2. Rediscovering God’s Design. The secret is submission. Wives submit by letting go. Husbands submit by loving and sacrificing.     Ephesians 5:22-33   22 Wives, submit to your own husbands, as to the Lord.…

Rooted

Sermon Notes:   1. Our job is to establish, shepherd, and multiply. 2. We are here to declare to you the whole council of God and to help you internalize it. 3. Your job is to become rooted and established. 4. Ways that we establish believers: preaching, discipleship, life groups, mentoring, leadership development, recovery 5.…

Rooted In Love

Sermon Notes:   1. Pray for understanding. a) We pray because we know God is the source of all life, power, and wisdom. b) We pray because w know we need God’s help in life.   2. Let the Holy Spirit strengthen you. a) It is by the Holy Spirit that we have spiritual strength.…

The Will Of God, Your Priority

Sermon Notes:   Questions for further thought or discussion. If God’s will for our life is to develop and grow the gifts and talents that He is given us, what are those and how do we do that? What does it mean to be filled with the spirit?  Is it something the Holy Spirit does,…

God’s Plan For The Family Part2

Sermon Notes:   2. Children and Parents. a) Children must be taught to obey and honor their parents. b) A good father lovingly teaches his children how to live life and love God.     Questions for further thought or discussion. List the things husbands and wives are individually called to do according to this…

God’s Plan For The Family

Sermon Notes:   1. Husbands and Wives. a) Husbands are called to love sacrificially and lead purposefully. b) Wives are called to submit freely and respect genuinely. c) Your job is to do your job.     Questions for further thought or discussion. List the things husbands and wives are individually called to do according…

The Church Family

Sermon Notes:   1. A Mystery Revealed. a) Before Jesus, the world was separated from God. b) Now, all who believe are made into a new family! c) The purpose of the church is to glorify God in all creation by accomplishing His mission.   2. A Functional Family. a) Jesus has a specific plan…