Tag: faith

  • Un-yoked?

    Un-yoked?

    Ephesians 2:6–7 (NASB 95) 6 and raised us up with Him, and seated us with Him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus, 7 so that in the ages to come He might show the surpassing riches of His grace in kindness toward us in Christ Jesus. Examine / Explain Having been granted new life from spiritual…

  • How did I die?

    How did I die?

    Ephesians 1:17–18 (NASB 95) 17 that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give to you a spirit of wisdom and of revelation in the knowledge of Him. 18 I pray that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened, so that you will know what is the hope of His calling,…

  • Overthrowing Heaven

    Overthrowing Heaven

    Ephesians 1:10b–12 (NASB 95) 10b  In Him 11 also we have obtained an inheritance, having been predestined according to His purpose who works all things after the counsel of His will, 12 to the end that we who were the first to hope in Christ would be to the praise of His glory. Examine / Explain Obtained…

  • Is existing enough?

    Is existing enough?

    Ephesians 1:3–4 (NASB 95) 3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ, 4 just as He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world, that we would be holy and blameless before Him. In love Explain /…

  • Who are faithful?

    Who are faithful?

    Ephesians 1:1–2 (NASB 95) The Blessings of Redemption 1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, To the saints who are at Ephesus and who are faithful in Christ Jesus: 2 Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Examine / Explain Paul starts this letter by…

  • Fear, Anxiety, Insignificance, and Weakness

    Fear, Anxiety, Insignificance, and Weakness

    Isaiah 41:10 (NASB 95)       10 ‘Do not fear, for I am with you;       Do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God.       I will strengthen you, surely I will help you,       Surely I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.’ Examine / Explain Here in Isaiah, God brings reassurance…

  • Believer?

    Believer?

    Matthew 9:27–31 (NASB 95) 27 As Jesus went on from there, two blind men followed Him, crying out, “Have mercy on us, Son of David!” 28 When He entered the house, the blind men came up to Him, and Jesus said to them, “Do you believe that I am able to do this?” They said to Him,…

  • Trusting Faith

    Trusting Faith

    Mark 11:22–25 (NASB 95) 22 And Jesus answered saying to them, “Have faith in God. 23 Truly I say to you, whoever says to this mountain, ‘Be taken up and cast into the sea,’ and does not doubt in his heart, but believes that what he says is going to happen, it will be granted him. 24 Therefore…

  • Life Interrupted

    Life Interrupted

    Mark 10:46–52 (NASB 95) Bartimaeus Receives His Sight 46 Then they came to Jericho. And as He was leaving Jericho with His disciples and a large crowd, a blind beggar named Bartimaeus, the son of Timaeus, was sitting by the road. 47 When he heard that it was Jesus the Nazarene, he began to cry out and…

  • Unbelief Identified

    Unbelief Identified

    Mark 9:21–29 (NASB 95) 21 And He asked his father, “How long has this been happening to him?” And he said, “From childhood. 22 It has often thrown him both into the fire and into the water to destroy him. But if You can do anything, take pity on us and help us!” 23 And Jesus said to…