1. The PROCLAMATION. Ephesians 2:8a.
A. The plan of God. But grace through faith.
B. The personal response of man. We must receive the gift is salvation by faith. Ephesians 2:9, Titus 3:5.
C. The perfection of God’s work…. You have been saved (perfect tense, a completed action with on-going and unchanging results). Philippians 1:6.
2. The POWERFUL results. Ephesians 2:10. For we are all his workmanship created in Christ Jesus.
We are shaped by God for right here and now.
S. H. A. P. E.
A. Spiritual gifts. ACTS 2:38, 1 Corinthians 6:19, 1 Corinthians 12:4-7.
B. Heart passions. Proverbs 27:19, Ephesians 6:6.
C. Abilities. Psalm 139:13-14, 1 Corinthians 10:31.
E. Experiences of life. Romans 8:28.