Summary: As believers we can access our shortage of wisdom, access our source of wisdom, and ask for our supply of wisdom.
This evening as we continue our messages from Ephesians 1:5-8 we what Believers can do. Please stand as we read from God’s Holy Scriptures.
1. As Believers we can assess our shortage of
wisdom (verse 5a)
Having predestined us to adoption as sons by Jesus
Christ to Himself,
A. Life’s circumstances will surface our shortage
B. When we realize our need for wisdom we can
begin to seek it from God.
2. As Believers we can access our source of wisdom
according to the good pleasure of His will,
A. God is our source of wisdom.
B. God is generous in giving wisdom.
C. God does not criticize us for our failure to use
wisdom He has given previously.
3. As Believers we can ask for our supply of wisdom
6 to the praise of the glory of His grace, by which
He has made us accepted in the Beloved.
7 In Him we have redemption through His blood, the
forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of
8 which He made to abound toward us in all wisdom
and prudence, Ephesians 1:5-8
A. Clearly believers are encouraged to ask for
B. Believers must ask in faith if we are to receive