“WHO ARE YOU?”
Introduction to Ephesians
The City and Culture
Structure and Theme
Who am I?
1. God has adopted me.
“For he chose us in him before the creation of the world to be holy and blameless in his sight. In love he predestined us to be adopted as his sons through Jesus Christ, in accordance with his pleasure and will…” vs 4,5
2. God redeemed me.
– He paid for me.
“In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, in accordance with the riches of God’s grace that he lavished on us with all wisdom and understanding.” vs 7,8
3. God marked me with His Holy Spirit
“…having believed, you were marked in him with a seal, the promised Holy Spirit…” vs.13