Posts Tagged ‘Works because of faith’

Ephesians 4:17-32 Not Like Gentiles Either

Neither Jew nor Gentile, but Child of the King! Uniquely different.

Paul is calling his reader to come away from the practices of the ordinary Gentile. The new believer is not to follow the practices of Jews or Gentiles, but of Christ.

The main difference between Jew and Gentile was whom they served. Most people, even today, if asked if there is some kind of “higher power” will say there is. But the problem arises in what or who they attribute that position to. In the ancient world there were MANY gods being served. All but one were false gods. Those were the gods of the Gentiles. The One True God was the God of the Jews. Read more »