You have been given gifts of grace and God’s power. Glorify Christ with your gifts.

You have been given gifts of grace and God’s power. Glorify Christ with your gifts.

“of which I became a minister according to the gift [dorea] of the grace of God given to me by the effective working [energeia] of His power [dunamis].” (Eph 3:7)

“and what is the exceeding greatness [huperballo megethos] of His power [dunamis] toward us who believe, according to the working [energeia] of His mighty power [ischus kratos]” (Eph 1:19)

“To this end I also labor, striving according to His working [energeia] which works [energeo] in me mightily [dunamis].” (Col 1:29)

“buried with Him in baptism, in which you also were raised with Him through faith in the working [energeia] of God, who raised Him from the dead.” (Col 2:12)

“from whom the whole body, joined and knit together by what every joint supplies, according to the effective working [energeia] by which every part does its share, causes growth of the body for the edifying of itself in love.” (Eph 4:16)

“But to each one of us grace was given according to the measure of Christ’s gift [dorea].” (Eph 4:7)

“As each one has received a gift [charisma], minister it to one another, as good stewards of the manifold grace [charis] of God.” (1Pet 4:10)

“But the manifestation of the Spirit is given [didomi] to each one for the profit of all” (1Cor 12:7)

“Having then gifts [charisma] differing according to the grace [charis] that is given [didomi] to us” (Rom 12:6)

“I thank my God always concerning you for the grace of God which was given [didomi] to you by Christ Jesus” (1Cor 1:4)

“when James, Cephas, and John, who seemed to be pillars, perceived the grace that had been given [didomi] to me” (Gal 2:9)

“Now may our Lord Jesus Christ Himself, and our God and Father, who has loved us and given [didomi] us everlasting consolation and good hope by grace” (2Thes 2:16)

“who has saved us and called us with a holy calling, not according to our works, but according to His own purpose [prothesis] and grace which was given [didomi] to us in Christ Jesus before time began” (2Tim 1:9)

“He led captivity captive, and gave gifts to men…And He Himself gave some to be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, and some pastors and teachers, for the equipping of the saints for the work of ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ” (Eph 4:8,11-12)

Reading: Ezek 6-8; Eph 3