January 11, 2017
When Paul prays in his letters, we get a special insight into the man. In Ephesians 3, we see Paul’s selflessness: he humbly sought God, not for himself, but for the ones he served. Specifically, as Alistair Begg explains, Paul prayed for their spiritual vitality. This included prayers for their strength, which was to come from the Spirit, and their shared recognition of the unspeakable love of Christ, which knows no bounds.
14For this reason I bow my knees before the Father,
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