A Community of Grace · Clinton, SC

Sermons on Ephesians

Walk In Love

Ephesians 5:1-2 Christians have a high calling – to imitate God and to walk in love. This sermon focuses on how we can do each, with a special emphasis on how Christ gives us the chief example of love. But his love is not just our example, it is out motivation and power.

Off with Stealing, On with Hard Work and Sharing

Ephesians 4:28 As new creations, we are to reflect God’s integrity, uprightness and holiness. This means first that we must stop stealing. Christians steal not only by outright theft of goods, but by stealing time from their employers, slipping a pen occasionally into the pocket from work, slander and gossip, cheating on their taxes, and more. Secondly, we must put on the…

Christ’s Gifts to the Church

Ephesians 4:7-12 As Paul continues to develop a philosophy of the Church, he begins to develop the doctrine of spiritual gifts. He begins by reminding us that they are indeed grace gifts from the ascended Christ. We each have one or more, and none of us deserved them. But since they are from Christ, earned by him and are given for a…