Living A Spirit Filled Life – 8 0f 11

May 3, 2015 ()

Bible Text: Ephesians 1-6 |


Outline of Ephesians

• Christian Life(A new Start) - Chapters Eph 1-2

• Christian Life (United in Christ) - Eph 4:1-16

• Christian Life (Practical Living)- Eph 4:17-5:2

Major Themes

1. First, Paul highlights the crucial role of Christ.

2. Second, Paul gives a central place to the church.

3. Living the lifestyle consistent with Christians’ identity in Christ

4. What believers are in Christ leads to where we will spend eternity

5. Salvation constitutes the fifth and final theme.

Understanding Our Gifts

1. We have been given spiritual blessings (Eph 1:3-4)

2. How do we activate this gift from God? (Eph 1:11-12)

3. What is include in the Gift? (Eph 1:11:12)

Understanding Who We Are

1. Who We Are? (Eph 2:1-3)

2. What Has Happen To Us? (Eph 2:4-10)

Understanding What We Have

1. We have been given salvation:(Eph 2:4-10)

2. We are made One in Christ:(Eph 2:11-12)

3. We have been given a new citizenship: (Eph 2:18-22)

Understanding The Five Fold Ministry

1. Apostles Govern

2. Prophets Guide

3. Evangelists Gather

4. Pastors Guard

5. Teachers Ground

Understanding How to Live as Children of Light (Eph. 4:18-24)

Cognitive separation leads to physical separation Eph 4:18

Godless practices are based on spiritual apathy Eph 4:19

We heard the teachings about Christ (truth) Eph 4:20-21

We have discarded the old self and its practices-Eph 4:22

We constantly renewed the spirit of your mind: Eph 4:23-24

Understanding How to Dress

We must understand the reasoning for putting on the whole armor. Eph 6:10-13

Understand the description of the armor God supplies that must be put on (Eph 6:14–17)

Understand the call to prayer and vigilance (Eph 6:18–20).


1. Rulers

2. Authorities

3. The world rulers of this darkness

4. The spiritualities of wickedness


1. Belt:  Truth, 2. Breastplate: Righteousness, 3. Shoes: Gospel, 4. Shield: Faith

5. Helmet: Salvation, 6. Sword: Word of God

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