I couldn’t wait to get to this week, to talk about this word. And it’s quite a word, isn’t it? By itself, it can trigger such emotion. Minds make the immediate assumption that it’s all about women—in particular, wives. But it’s about so much more. And as the redeemed who’ve been charged to walk worthy with renewed minds (see how these lessons tie together??), we should see it as so much more.
The video link is here. Once you’ve watched, let’s talk. How do you feel about that word?
Here’s what I find incredible. There’s only one earthly relationship ordained by God as a symbol of the eternal union of Jesus and His church. And this mystery is given to us in Ephesians. In the context of that word . . . submission.