Sermon outline: This is an abbreviated outline with the complete sermon downloadable at the bottom of the post.
Text: Ephesians 1:7-12
Title: Our Abundance in Christ
Introduction: Our Scripture today has to do with Jesus’ part in our redemption. God the Father planned our redemption (vs. 4-6), and God the Son provided our redemption. In verses 13-14 we see the Holy Spirit’s part of salvation.
I. There Is Redemption in Him—v. 7
A. Through the blood of Jesus Christ—His blood was sinless, guileless, pure, holy
B. Through the forgiveness of sins
C. According to the riches of His grace
II. There Is Knowledge in Him—vs. 8-10
A. He offers abundant wisdom and prudence
B. He makes known the mystery of His will
III. There Is an Inheritance in Him—vs. 11-12
A. We will be like Him
B. He works all things to fulfill His will
C. He works all things together for good