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Chapter Five, Lesson Five
THE SPIRIT FILLED LIFE - Part 5 Ephesians 5:28-33 Print this Bible Study
** Last week we took a close look together at both the MANNER and REASON for a Christian to "be subject" to their spouse.
What was the MANNER and REASON for a Christian wife to be in subjection to her "own husband"?
What was the MANNER and REASON for a Christian husband to be "subject" to his wife?
** In the human and animal realms, we know that self-preservation can be used as a strong motivator. Is it possible for God to use that same motivation to preserve a marriage for His name sake? Today we will conclude this portion of Paul's letter to the Ephesians which specifically deals with husbands and wives. As we do, I would invite you to look closely at how you are fulfilling God's design for your part in marriage. Please join me now in Ephesians 5:28-33 as we enjoy together all that the Lord has for us.
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