Changing Our Clothes
code of Ephesians 5 is one of putting off and then putting on. We
get rid of the old way of life first and then put on the new life.
You do not cover the old way of life with the new way of life. That
would be hypocrisy. This is true for immorality, etc., as well as
represents a form of putting off the old way of life and putting on
the new way of life and then rising to go forth.
god's of idols don't exist.
when we forget that God is with us. Forgetting God is to think
of him as a little God.
sexual sins, immorality, and greed there should not even be a hint of
can't give without getting. Greed places things before God.
talk and crude jokes is what comes out under pressure. It
reveals what is inside us.
off also includes darkness and putting on light. Our life should
reflect, like the moon, the light of the Word so that others may see
off and putting on doesn't just occur once. It is a continual process
of being under the control of the Spirit.
is to walk in the light.