Ephesians 4:17-24

17 Now this I say and testify in the Lord, that you must no longer walk as the Gentiles do, in the futility of their minds. 18 They are darkened in their understanding, alienated from the life of God because of the ignorance that is in them, due to their hardness of heart. 19 They have become callous and have given themselves up to sensuality, greedy to practice every kind of impurity. 20 But that is not the way you learned Christ!— 21 assuming that you have heard about him and were taught in him, as the truth is in Jesus, 22 to put off your old self,[f] which belongs to your former manner of life and is corrupt through deceitful desires,23 and to be renewed in the spirit of your minds, 24 and to put on the new self, created after the likeness of God in true righteousness and holiness.

One response to “Ephesians 4:17-24

  1. The life apart from Christ and in the flesh is one where we pursue all the desires of our flesh and spend our time and resources to satisfy ourselves and make our pleasure our god.

    Being delivered from our old man is to war against those desires and the choices that put me on the throne of my life. Changing my thinking and putting on the holiness and righteousness of God.

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