Powered by 4 - August 11, 2011


Proper Operating Procedure

today's reading.
Ephesians 6:1-9    Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right...

think about it.
What are the responsibilities of children and parents (6:1-4)? What do you learn about service and authority (6:5-9)? How well do you think you live out these attitudes in your family? In your workplace? What would you like to see change?

the blog.
Yesterday we looked at the husband-wife relationship (Ephesians 5:22-33). Today Paul sticks with relationships, but he expands to include parents and children and bosses and workers. So we've looked at three different categories of relationships. Interestingly though, it seems to me that there is quite a bit of overlap and similarity in Paul's message to the people involved.

So how does Paul's teaching here compare with what we saw in Ephesians 5:22-33? What is one thing you can apply (put into action) from this passage? Tami W.

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