“… [God] has put all things under [Christ’s] feet and has made him the head over all things for the church, which is his body, the fullness of him who fills all in all.” ~ Ephesians 1:22 & 23
After last week’s lovely Easter meeting for worship, we will gather this next week to commence a new series reading through Paul’s letter to the Ephesians. This coming week we will begin with Ephesians 1.15-23:
I have heard of your faith in the Lord Jesus and your love towards all the saints, and for this reason I do not cease to give thanks for you as I remember you in my prayers. I pray that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give you a spirit of wisdom and revelation as you come to know him, so that, with the eyes of your heart enlightened, you may know what is the hope to which he has called you, what are the riches of his glorious inheritance among the saints, and what is the immeasurable greatness of his power for us who believe, according to the working of his great power.
God put this power to work in Christ when he raised him from the dead and seated him at his right hand in the heavenly places, far above all rule and authority and power and dominion, and above every name that is named, not only in this age but also in the age to come. And he has put all things under his feet and has made him the head over all things for the church, which is his body, the fullness of him who fills all in all. [NRSV]
Pastor Ken Comfort will be sharing a message based on the aforementioned text entitled The Blessings of Redemption. Below are some queries to consider and help you prepare for worship:
- How have your heart and mind been enlightened by the Presence of Christ in your life?
- How is the power of Christ present in your life?
- Do you speak or act outside of what Christ has revealed as God’s desire for you?
Meeting for worship begins at 9:30am. We hope to see you there!