Following Jesus, fulfilling His mission

17 Confident Living in Uncertain times –

Be careful how you live.

This is Paul’s call to the believers at Ephesus and us today to live wisely. Can I just say it doesn’t come naturally. Paul in Romans has said previously that “although they knew God, but they wouldn’t worship him as God or even give him thanks. And they began to think up foolish ideas of what God was like. As a result, their minds became dark and confused. 22 Claiming to be wise, they instead became utter fools. Romans 1:21–22

Why should Christians live wisely? It would be foolish. True. But Paul gives us another reason – these are evil days…