The Relational Trinity, Father, Son & Spirit in Ephesians 1:1-14

“What is our relational God like?” He is the relational Trinity! Mind blowing! A buddy and I were chatting the other night about this key question. God is unknowable. Not beyond knowing and experiencing, of course. But beyond fully knowing since God is also mystery. For me, immeasurable oceans of His vastness still remain undiscovered after … Read more

The Relational Trinity, God the Spirit Seals His People, Ephesians 1:13-14

In case we missed it, God the Spirit joins God the Son and God the Father. They relate with their people in this staggering, all-encompassing action to restore His fallen creation to intimacy. This is not something we dreamed up or usurped. God the Spirit personally leads us home by the hand the instant we believe. … Read more

The Relational Trinity, God the Son Draws us in, Ephesians 1:7-12

God the Father, Son and Spirit have taken the initiative to draw you into intimacy, His original and unchanged Eden-intent. Nine times Paul repeats the phrase “in Christ” or “in Him” to underscore that this section centers on God the Son as part of the relational Trinity. First, God the Father joins with God the … Read more

What Is OUR Value & Worth?

Many people invest their lives, trying to build up our value & worth…to no avail. They don’t realize that value and worth is a gift coming from outside, not from ourselves. So, how valuable are you anyway? Have you thought recently about what determines value? As a teaser, how does our society measure worth? First, … Read more