For This Reason

David Mojica

Read: Ephesians 1:15-23 I do not cease to give thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers. (v. 16) Chaos and despair in the world is the new normal nowadays. However, the apostle Paul reminds us that God’s restoration project has already begun. In his letter to the Ephesian believers, Paul tells us that hope and healing will come through God’s power through prayer. Intercessory prayer requires total dependence on God, the kind that Jesus had in mind when he …

On My Knees

David Mojica

Read: Ephesians 3:14-21 For this reason I bow my knees before the Father . . . that you may be filled with all the fullness of God. (v. 14) The apostle Paul spent a lot of time on his knees praying, often from a prison cell as in today’s passage. In his prayer for the believers in the wealthy port city of Ephesus, Paul’s prayer is basically this: “Oh God, may they know you, and not only about you!” Perhaps …