Ephesians 4



Ephesians 4 underscores the theme of unity within the body of Christ, emphasizing the diversity of spiritual gifts. The chapter also provides practical instructions for believers to live in a manner consistent with their new identity in Christ, promoting unity, maturity, and love.


  1. Unity in the Body of Christ (Ephesians 4:1-16): Paul urges believers to live in a manner worthy of their calling, emphasizing the importance of unity in the body of Christ. He speaks about diverse spiritual gifts given for the building up of the church, stressing the need for maturity and love.

  2. Living the new life(Ephesians 4:17-32): Paul instructs believers to put off the old self characterized by sin and to put on the new self created in righteousness and holiness. He provides practical guidance on living in honesty, avoiding anger, and imitating God's forgiveness and love.