The Wonder of It All: Peace, Love, Faith, and Grace

The Wonder of It All: Peace, Love, Faith, and Grace

Ephesians 6:21-24

Sermon Application Questions

  1. Why do you think Paul wanted to “encourage [their] hearts?” How do we encourage others?
  2. What is peace? How do we speak peace to people? Why do you think that Paul qualifies love, when he says “love with faith?”
  3. What does “love incorruptible” look like? How do we cultivate incorruptible love?
  4. The Christian greeting in the New Testament combines the Old Testament peace (shalom) with grace. Why do you think grace and peace are a common ending to letters?
  5. Read Revelation 2:1-7. What happened in the Ephesian church? How does this compare with the letter to the Ephesians? What have they abandoned? What/who is their first love?

Family Worship Questions

  1. Read Ephesians 6:18-20 & Discuss:
  • How would you define grace, peace, and love? Why do you think Paul describes love with faith as incorruptible? What does that kind of love look like?
  • How would someone walk, talk, and live out grace, peace, and love?
  1. Sing:Great Are You Lord
  2. Pray