Christine’s Dig into Ephesus

It’s always fun to hear from those of you who are participating the study. I haven’t successfully found a way for you to include graphics in the comment area–still exploring, but don’t hold your breath. 🙂 Christine from New South Wales is enjoying studying Ephesians, and she took the time to email her responses to… Read More

Bible Dig into Ephesus (Ephesians 1:7-12)

The church in Ephesus was ethnically diverse, as was the population of this city and was dominated by the Greek culture of the day. Paul preaches to Gentile and Jews using the same language of “redemption” that before this time was previously only applied to the Jews. The Greco-Roman world understood the concept of redemption… Read More

Bible Dig into Ephesus (Ephesians 1:3-6)

You probably already use a variety of versions as your study the Bible. I’ve found that looking at different versions can help me to see and hear things I haven’t noticed before. For that reason, I will include different versions throughout this study. The first four versions I go to are: (NIV) New International Version… Read More