In fact, they can change your life.
There are two seemingly innocuous words in Ephesians 2 that can go unnoticed, yet are so profound. They are...
Paul is comparing life BEFORE Jesus and AFTER Jesus. He lists the extraordinary blessings of life AFTER coming to faith in Jesus by His grace (Ephesians 2:8-10). In this message I try to show the listener how much profoundly better life is AFTER we follow Jesus than it is BEFORE.
I trust that the Lord will speak to you in this message. Let me know what you think!
God bless, Kirk
Two Life-Changing Words: “But Now”
Ephesians 2:13 – “But now in Christ Jesus you who once were far away have been brought near through the blood of Christ.”
** Before Jesus, we were:
Ephesians 2:12 – “Remember that at that time [i.e.: before you were saved by Grace] you were separate from Christ, excluded from citizenship in Israel and foreigners to the covenants of the promise, without hope and