T he . F irst H abit. o f. H ighly E ffective. C hristians. Being Intentional. Ephesians 5:15-21. Some Thank Yous. Ephesians 5:1-2,15-21. Walk in wisdom . Don’t drink. . Be filled with the Spirit . . Sing. . Give thanks . Submit. Walk in wisdom . Don’t drink. .
“I will never leave you nor forsake you.” (Hebrews 13:5)
“Whoever believes in Me, though he die, yet shall he live.” (John 11:25)
“I will come again and will take you to myself that where I am you may be also.” (John 14:1-3)
5:1 Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. 2 And walk in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us
The unexamined life is not worth living
If you leave your life to chance you will never accomplish much or achieve much, and you WILL not do the will of God.
Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise. Make the best use of the time because the days are evil.
The fool says in his heart, “There is no God.” —Psalm 14:1
“Spirit-filled” means being God-centered instead of pleasure-centered.
“addressing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs”
“singing and making melody to the Lord with your heart,”
“giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,”
“submitting to one another out of reverence for Christ”
“It's not about winning the argument. The last man standing isn't automatically right. He's just the last one to lose.”