This text will contrast the difference between self-sacrificing love and self-love.
Church Damage Control
October 10, 2021 • Todd Bryant • Ephesians 4:25–32
In this text, Paul describes the attitudes which can destroy a church—and those that can build one up.
The Death of the Old Self
October 3, 2021 • Todd Bryant • Ephesians 4:17–24
In this text, we will learn that the old self has died. We are not who we once were. Yet, we are not yet what we will be. And because of that, we must work—by the help of the Word and the Holy Spirit—to be more like Jesus.
September 26, 2021 • Todd Bryant • Ephesians 4:7–16
This text is clear—God gifts every member with gifts—gifts which are to unify the church. Simply put, we need one another.
Maintaining Trinitarian Unity
September 19, 2021 • Todd Bryant • Ephesians 4:1–6
In this text, Paul lays a foundation for unity—unity that is sparked by all three members of the Trinity—the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.
Praying for God's Fullness
September 12, 2021 • Todd Bryant • Ephesians 3:14–21
In this text, Paul prays for God to strengthen these saints in knowing Christ’s love so that they can become more conformed to God’s character.
Church is Essential
August 29, 2021 • Todd Bryant • Ephesians 3:7–13
The text before us this morning moves on from the mystery by explaining Paul’s personal ministry in relation to that mystery—and then to the reason Jesus established His church.
Imprisoned for this Reason
August 22, 2021 • Todd Bryant • Ephesians 3:1–6
In this text, Paul will explain the reason he is imprisoned—the message the got him arrested—is that the Gentiles now access God in the same way the Jews do. And in that sense, there is no difference.
August 15, 2021 • Todd Bryant • Ephesians 2:19–22
In this text, we will see that today there are no ethnic barriers in the church—and that God has brought churches together as a dwelling place for His Spirit.
The Wall is Torn Down
August 8, 2021 • Todd Bryant • Ephesians 2:14–18
In this text, the theme of unity begins to unfold—as we see just how Jesus broke down the wall of separation between God and men—and between Jews and Gentiles.
August 1, 2021 • Todd Bryant • Ephesians 2:11–13
In this text Paul urges them to remember the state of Gentiles prior to the coming of Christ.
July 18, 2021 • Todd Bryant
This passage will reveal in no uncertain terms that salvation—from start to finish—is God’s work. And yet at the same time, God has saved us for good works. And there is no contradiction in that.
God's Eternal Trophy Case
July 11, 2021 • Todd Bryant
In this text, we’ll see how we are rescued from our naturally depraved state—and why.
July 4, 2021 • Todd Bryant
In this text, we are going to learn how desperate we truly are apart from God’s sovereign grace. We could all have been worse sinners—but none of us could have been worse off than we were naturally.
Praying to Know God Better
June 20, 2021 • Todd Bryant
In this section, Paul prays that these saints whom he loved so much would come to know God as the Spirit illuminated the Scripture.