Ephesians 1: The Blessing of the Father

Ephesians 1: The Blessing of the Father

God has blessed us with every spiritual blessing, but we often choose to live as paupers—we ignore the blessing of the Father. Paul’s letter to the Ephesians reminds us who we are in Christ. God the Father send His Son to save us, and sealed us through the Holy...
Ephesians 1: The Blessing of the Father

Joshua 23: Remembering God’s Faithfulness

At the end of his life, Joshua gave a farewell speech to the people of Israel that was both an exhortation and an encouragement. He charged them with remaining faithful to the Lord, even though he knew that the people would not do so. Joshua knew that if you do not...
Ephesians 1: The Blessing of the Father

Hoping in God’s Promises

Where do you turn when you encounter adversity? We are often tempted to look first to our own resources or our own abilities for aid. But the book of Job teaches us to humbly approach our God and trust in Him for His help, even when we do not understand why He is...
Ephesians 1: The Blessing of the Father

Deuteronomy 8: Our Daily Bread

Embedded in human nature is a tendency to forget, and nothing seems to disappear quicker than gratitude. As a result, Moses warned the Israelites to remember the commandments he put before them. He wanted them to flourish—the commandments were not meant to be onerous...