Therefore, brothers and sisters, you must be patient as you wait for the coming of the Lord.
7 Therefore, brothers and sisters, you must be patient as you wait for the coming of the Lord. Consider the farmer who waits patiently for the coming of rain in the fall and spring, looking forward to the precious fruit of the earth. 8 You also must wait patiently, strengthening your resolve, because the coming of the Lord is near. 9 Don’t complain about each other, brothers and sisters, so that you won’t be judged. Look! The judge is standing at the door!
10 Brothers and sisters, take the prophets who spoke in the name of the Lord as an example of patient resolve and steadfastness.
How can the contents of a letter written so long ago have anything to do with me?" some might ask. The truth is that Paul's letter to the church members of the region now known as Turkey is just as relevant today as the day it was first penned. Its message is needed just as much, and its impact has not faded over the generations. In the words of author Eddie Rasnake, "If you lived in a persecuted country and Ephesians] was the only part of the Bible you possessed, you would still be inmeasurably rich and equipped to walk with God in victory." The impact this letter has hold upon Eddie prompted him to write "The Book of Ephesians," a twelve-week interactive Bibly study that covers every single verse of Paul's epistle.
Each week's lesson digs deeply into this treasure trove of spiritual jewels called "Ephesians." As you walk