…and what is the immeasurable greatness of his power for us who believe according to the greatness of his working of great power.
For by grace you have been saved by faith, and this is not your own doing; it is a gift of God—not the result of works so that no one may boast.
…and be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ has forgiven you.
Let no evil thought come out of your mouths, but only what is useful for building up, as there is need, so that your words may give grace to those who hear.
I therefore, the prisoner in the Lord, beg you to lead a life worthy of the calling to which you have been called with all humility, gentleness and patience, bearing one another in love.
For he is our peace; in his flesh he has made both groups into one an has broken down the dividing wall, that is the hostility between us.
There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called in the one hope of your calling, – one Lord, one faith, one baptism, one God and Father of us all, who is above all and through all and in all.
Ephesians 4. 1
I therefore, a prisoner in the Lord, beg you to lead a life worthy of the calling to which you have been called with all humility and meekness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.
Ephesians 4. 1
Word and Image
offers two parts of my morning ritual, scripture and visual art. I make no
attempt to related the two (as I do in my daily quote and blog entries) and
yet, sometimes that will happen, for as we know God works in mysterious ways.