Textual Sermons Power Point Show MP3 audio. Ephesians 5:15-20. Transcript. Notes. As just stated, He uses these trials to produce perseverance, proven character, and hope in His children (Rom. Sept.7,2003 “Living Life Out Loud” Introduction: Living Life Out Loud – we hear it from our young babies and children as they sit her with us in church. Oct 16, 1983. Pentecost 13. Scripture Reading: Psalm 100. Ephesians 5:20 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Ephesians 5:20, NIV: "always giving thanks to God the Father for everything, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ." John Piper Jul 28, 2019 2.4K Shares Sermon. Wesley's Ephesians 5:20 Bible Commentary 5:20 Giving thanks - At all times and places. A Sermon on Ephesians 5:20 giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, (ESV) One of the most important parts of prayer is thanksgiving, according to Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones. Marriage A Matrix of Christian Hedonism. 100:4; 107:1-3; 136:1-3). 2. 3,164 views. A third modal definition to the πληροῦσθε ἐν πνεύματι , likewise co-ordinate with the two preceding ones, bringing into prominence—after the general singing of praise , etc., of Ephesians 5:19 , which is to take place as well audibly as in the heart—further, and in particular, the thanksgiving , which the readers have always for all things to render to God. Working from Ephesians 5:20, he says that how much of prayer that is spent in thanksgiving is one of the clearest gauges of spiritual maturity. However, in Ephesians 5:20, the Apostle Paul said, those who have been gifted by God’s grace are to “Give thanks always for all things to God the Father, in the name of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.” Paul wrote this while under house arrest in Rome, which meant he was in a small room with a guard standing at the door. John Piper Jun 17, 1984 6.6K Shares Sermon. Enter His Gates With Thanksgiving (Ephesians 5:20) Intro. Scripture: Ephesians 5:18–20, Colossians 3:16. John Piper Oct 16, 1983 2.1K Shares Sermon. Jun 17, 1984. Scripture: Ephesians 5:21–28. But, while we recognize that God is not the author of evil, we can thank Him that even evil is a part of the “all things” that He works together for good to His chosen ones (Rom. The Lord’s comfort of Zion provokes thanksgiving, Isa. 5:3). 8:28). Ephesians 5:20. 16:7-8; Psa. And for all things - Prosperous or adverse, since al] work together for good.In the name of, or through, our Lord Jesus Christ - By whom we receive all good things. Scripture clearly gives us a time to mourn and grieve over tragedies (Rom. 1. Share. 51:1-3. 3. Adam, Where Are You? 12:15). God’s people always give Him thanks for His goodness, might, mercy and deliverance (1 Chron. Scripture: Ephesians 5:21–33.